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THE DIFFICULT AIRWAY COURSE

  • Learn the full range of airway management techniques — including use of video laryngoscopes & other advanced imaging devices, extraglottic devices, drug-assisted intubation and cricothyrotomy.

  • Work with expert faculty who know the unique challenges facing EMS providers.

  • Use proven airway devices in small group sessions.

  • Practice decision-making and airway techniques in Code AirwayTM simulations.

  • Face the most challenging patient scenarios in a no-risk environment. These include: elevated ICP, pulmonary edema, cardiogenic shock, status asthmaticus foreign body in the airway, direct airway trauma, multiple trauma with shock, and many more.

Didactic and Hands-on Training

  • Prediction of the Difficult Airway

  • Video Laryngoscopy and other advanced imaging devices

  • Medication-assisted Intubation (including RSI and RSA)

  • Pediatric intubation

  • Endotracheal tube introducers (bougie)

  • Cricothyrotomy

  • Extraglottic devices