Emergency Department Intubation Checklist v13

vector image for screen viewing acrobat document for printing Changes in v13: nasal cannula and preoxygenation sections beefed up added airway management strategy section removed incremental FiO2/PEEP chart roc dose changed from TBW to IBW added section on cricothyrotomy technique ultrasound added to post-intubation complications assessment added proviso, “pretreatment agents are always optional.” added S …

ED Procedural Sedation and Analgesia Checklist

This post has been replaced by the PSA Checklist V2.   Designed to be used as one double-sided page. Available in pdf form. If you’d like to modify the checklist for your institution, I can send you the original layout (omnigraffle format) and tables (excel format).

Emergency Department Intubation Checklist v12

This post has been superseded by this one   EDICTv12 [acrobat format] Changes from version 11: * Torso angle of 30 degrees recommended * Nasal cannula for preoxygenation and apneic oxygenation recommended * LMA moved from difficult to basic airway equipment * Magill forceps moved from basic to difficult airway equipment * Rocuronium dose changed from …

The Procedural Sedation Screencast Trilogy

Three part screencast covering the essentials of procedural sedation and analgesia for emergency clinicians. Part one covers how to think about and prepare for PSA, including a discussion of fasting guidelines. 13 minutes. Part two describes how patients are harmed during PSA and how to prevent patients from being harmed during PSA. 29 minutes. Part …