Avoiding Airway Disasters with Dr. Jeff Jarvis

In this episode, we’re graced by the presence of Airway Jedi Dr. Jeff Jarvis. We discuss a novel approach to the standardization of airway management in order to prevent peri-intubation hypoxia and valuable insight into the organizational culture required to make it successful.

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Link to Dr. Jarvis’ paper “Implementation of a Clinical Bundle to Reduce Out-of-Hospital Peri-intubation Hypoxia”: (Note, at the time of publishing, this article was open-access).
https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(18)30071-4/abstract

Link to the FOAMfrat Q&A with Dr. Jarvis:
https://www.foamfrat.com/single-post/2018/09/29/Why-Do-You-QA-w-Jeff-Jarvis

Link to “EMS Intubation Improves with King Vision Video Laryngoscopy” (Non-open access) https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.3109/10903127.2015.1005259

Williamson County EMS YouTube Channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkMY9plbu_4aTUuSXXm46gg

DSI Algorithm, simplified.

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Resuscitate before you intubate!
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Williamson County DSI Protocol
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