Flashcards in Trauma Airway Deck (19):
What does succinylcholine do?
Standard dose of succs?
What does etomidate do?
Specifically, Etomidate is a sedative-hypnotic agent that acts directly on the gamma amino butyric acid (GABA) receptor complex, blocking neuroexcitation and producing anesthesia.
Standard dose of etomidate?
How fast do you give Etomidate?
How long before Etomidate starts working?
Typical duration of Etomidate
Etomidate does NOT stimulate what?
What does Norcuron do?
Standard dose of Norcuron?
How do you draw up Norcuron?
It's powdered - mix with sterile water
Bronchoscope can only go through a size ___ or bigger ET tube
Which tray for surgical cric?
Which has less risk (emergent cric or emergent trach)? Why?
Cric, because of easier anatomy
(Parathyroid etc. not in the way)
Which can be used to cric: ET tube or shiley?
Type of blade for adult cric?
Type of blade for peds cric?
How is an OG tube placed after cric?
Just like normal