Presentation on theme: "1 Module B: Hour 2 Intubation Difficulties. 2 Think ahead !!!! If you suspect a difficult airway: call for help early What increases the risk of a difficult."— Presentation transcript:
11 P5 = Placement How do you confirm your tube placement ?
12 P6 = Post-intubation care SedationParalysisMonitoringHumidification NG tube and IDC
13 Mrs AO, 72 years old BIBA from GP’s waiting room Sudden stridor: given adrenaline/ventolin/ phenergan/lasix at GPs for ? anaphylaxis ? APO Sats 95% on R/A on arrival, fairly comfortable. Intermittently complains of SOB, audible soft stridor, two word sentences. Epigastric pain. What is your management ?
17 Mr DI, 73 years old GCS 7, found on floor by wife (E1 V1 M5) Increased tone /reflexes on right Increased tone /reflexes on right PEARL, but small PMHx IHD, A/F on warfarin Gurgling respirations Sats 89% on R/A, RR 16/min What is your management ?
18 You are unable to intubate – this is your view. What grade of laryngoscopy is this ?