2. The “A” in the ABCs

146 responses

Are you using nasal waveform capnography?

146 out of 146 answered

1
Yes
93% / 137 resp.
2
No
6% / 9 resp.

What are your indications for nasal waveform capnography?

142 out of 146 answered

1
respiratory
95% / 136 resp.
2
sedation/overdose
79% / 113 resp.
3
sepsis
72% / 103 resp.
4
hypoperfusion
58% / 83 resp.
5
DKA
46% / 66 resp.

Does your system require specific formal process for pre-oxygenation before intubation?

145 out of 146 answered

1
Yes
65% / 95 resp.
2
No
34% / 50 resp.

Does your system allow intubation of hypoxic patients?

145 out of 146 answered

1
Yes
75% / 109 resp.
2
No
24% / 36 resp.

For patients NOT IN ARREST my agency performs...

146 out of 146 answered

1
Supraglottic airway placement
59% / 87 resp.
2
Intubation without paralytics
48% / 71 resp.
3
RSI - Rapid sequence induction
43% / 64 resp.
4
DSI - Delayed sequence induction
20% / 30 resp.
5
None of the above
6% / 9 resp.

In the next 12 months which of these will you be implementing?

143 out of 146 answered

1
None of the above
50% / 72 resp.
2
DSI
31% / 45 resp.
3
Video laryngoscopy
23% / 34 resp.
4
RSI
4% / 6 resp.

Is a 3 minute pause during DSI something you feel good about?

133 out of 146 answered

1
Yes
69% / 93 resp.
2
No
30% / 40 resp.

Are you using supraglottic airway in your system?

146 out of 146 answered

1
Yes
98% / 144 resp.
2
No
1% / 2 resp.

Which SGA do you use?

144 out of 146 answered

1
i-Gel
56% / 82 resp.
2
King
38% / 55 resp.
3
LMA
3% / 5 resp.
4
AirQ
0% / 1 resp.
5
Combitube
0% / 1 resp.
6
Other
0% / 0 resp.

My agency uses supraglottic airways as the....

144 out of 146 answered

1
Secondary Airway
66% / 96 resp.
2
Primary airway
33% / 48 resp.
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Have you deleted Dr. Jeff Jarvis from your Twitter account?

133 out of 146 answered

1
Yes
15% / 20 resp.
2
No
85% / 113 resp.