A Randomized Comparison of In-hospital Rescuer Positions for Endotracheal Intubation in a Difficult Airway

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Le Parc, Joanna M.; Bischof, Jason J.; King, Andrew M.; Greenberger, Sarah; Way, David P.; Panchal, Ashish R.; Finnegan, Geoffrey I.; Terndrup, Thomas E.;
  • Publisher: Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
  • Journal: Western Journal of Emergency Medicine,volume 19,issue 4,pages660-667 (issn: 1936-900X, eissn: 1936-9018)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC6040908, doi: 10.5811/westjem.2018.4.37227
  • Subject: Emergency Medicine | Airway Management | Educational Needs Assessment. | Simulation Training | Education, Medical Graduate | Evaluation Research | Original Research | Procedure Safety

Introduction: Emergency endotracheal intubation (ETI) is a common and critical procedure performed in both prehospital and in-hospital settings. Studies of prehospital providers have demonstrated that rescuer position influences ETI outcomes. However, studies of in-hosp... View more