Understanding acronyms and how they describe modes is essential when managing a mechanically ventilated patient.
Jason Haag provides a summary of prehospital manual ventilation recommendations from the NAEMSP and published in Prehospital Emergency Care.
While ventilators and BiPAP machines are physical tools, empathy and effective communication are intuitive and emotional tools which help sustain life.
Drowning has become a major public health problem. It is the third-leading cause of unintentional injury and death worldwide.
The authors provide a stepping-stone for clinicians to assess their use of Magill forceps.
Zeltser Kobi reviews the Ventway Sparrow and explains why it is ideal for ground-based and air ambulances that deal with ventilated patients.