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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Peri and post ETI decompensation

emDocs - April 4, 2016 - Authors: Adibi S., Cowling K andMcLean M
Edited by: Koyfman A and Long B
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"Summary:
In conclusion, hypotension occurring in the setting of emergent intubation is associated with increased morbidity and mortality, however with adequate preparation and knowledge the Emergency Physician can both prevent and manage these complications"

References / Further Reading:
  1. Heffner AC. Predictors of the complication of postintubation hypotension during emergency airway management. Journal of Critical Care (2012) 27, 587–593
  2. http://lifeinthefastlane.com/ccc/rapid-sequence-induction-of-the-shock-patient/
  3. http://emcrit.org/podcasts/intubation-patient-shock/
  4. https://prezi.com/z5eyufh-zgtn/peri-intubation-hypotension-arrest/
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  6. http://www.acepnow.com/article/prevent-peri-intubation-deaths-careful-medication-choice/
  7. http://www.criticalaxiom.org/2013/09/18/post-intubation-hypotension-and-arrest/
  8. Franklin C, Samuel J, Hu TC. Life-threatening hypotension associated with emergency intubation and the initiation of mechanical ventilation. Am J Emerg Med. 1994;12:425-428.
  9. Heffner AC. The frequency and significance of postintubation hypotension during emergency airway management. Journal of Critical Care (2012) 27, 417.e9–417.e13.