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Amazing video: Awake endotracheal intubation by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Bailin at Mass General demonstrates a novel way of anesthetizing the airway during an awake intubation... through the fiberoptic scope port to anesthetize the posterior oropharynx and vocal cords. Slide the endotracheal tube...
Trick of the Trade: Nasal cannula oxygenation during endotracheal intubation by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor intubation because of a pneumonia and COPD exacerbation. You anticipate that the patient may be a difficult airway intubation and may desaturate quickly during laryngoscopy. While you are setting...
Trick of the trade: Endotracheal tube lubrication by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Does your endotracheal tube get caught up on a swollen or floppy epiglottis during insertion? Trick of the Trade: Endotracheal tube lubrication Occasionally the endotracheal tube...
Medtronic Xomed NIM Trivantage EMG Endotracheal Tube: Class I Recall - Cuff Leak or Cuff Deflation When Inflation Valve Cap Inap by FDA Trivantage EMG Endotracheal Tube. The firm received complaints of "cuff leak" or "cuff deflation" occurring... Endotracheal Tube is used by health care professionals to continuously monitor the voice box (laryngeal...
Silver-Coated Endotracheal Tube & Colloidal Silver by Cindy M. Patient Expert Today's newswire heralded the merits of silver in reducing infections in patients on ventilators: "A silver-coated endotracheal tube may reduce infections with highly resistant bacteria over traditional...
Trick of the Trade: Difficult intubation -- making lemonade out of lemons by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor control is essential. During endotracheal intubation, suction sometimes just isn't adequate.... Trick of the Trade: Leave the esophageal tube in. Reattempt endotracheal intubation. "When life...
Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest and Prehospital Intubation by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor %) had pre-hospital ROSC Results: Pre-hospital endotracheal intubation (ETI) vs NO ETI: 25.3% vs 45.3... Between Prehospital endotracheal Intubation Attempts and Survival to Hospital Discharge Among Out-Of-Hospital Cardiac...
Paucis Verbis: Delayed sequence intubation by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor . You prepare to intubate the patient using a rapid sequence induction protocol: etomidate, succinylcholine, 8-0 endotracheal tube. Or do you?  This Paucis Verbis card discusses the delayed sequence...
Paucis Verbis card: Rapid Sequence Intubation by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor for endotracheal intubations in the Emergency Department where things are chaotic. Strategic planning and anticipation of obstacles during rapid sequence intubation (RSI) are key principles to avoiding complications...
Proper or not, intubation is associated with vocal cord complications.  Improper intubation is actually more likely associated with brain damage & death (if not caught in time) since the patient isn't

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Treatment ... In under 1% of croup cases, a child may need intubation. This is when a tube is inserted either through a nos ... » Read on
How it works ... you will have a tube from the ventilator placed in your mouth (endotracheal tube or ETT), and sometimes also in your nose. The ... » Read on