Management of the patient with the difficult airway

Patrick Burns

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Tracheal intubation is paramount for the survival of any anesthetized patient. To maintain life under general anesthesia (including profound sedation) an anesthesiologist must have access to the two lines of life—that is to say, access to the vascular space and respiratory tract. Without access to either one of these lines of life, the risks of the anesthesia increase exponentially. If you are performing profound sedation or general anesthesia, you must be trained on the basics of orotracheal...
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jan 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventNorth American Veterinary Conference - Gaylord Hotel, Orlando, Florida USA, United States
Duration: 18 Jan 201422 Jan 2014


ConferenceNorth American Veterinary Conference
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityOrlando, Florida USA


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