What's your plan D during an airway crisis? In this episode of the APEX Live Anesthesia Podcast, we’ll discuss all things cricothyrotomy and give you everything you need to know if you ever need to use it in your practice.
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Anesthesia & Analgesia 2018, Volume 127 (6), p 1377–1382. Practice of Ultrasound-Guided Palpation of Neck Landmarks Improves Accuracy of External Palpation of the Cricothyroid Membrane. Anesthesiology December 2018, Volume 129 (6), 1132–1139.
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McKenna P, Desai NM, Morley EJ. Cricothyrotomy. [Updated 2020 Aug 26]. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2020 Jan-. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK537350/
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