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Airway Assessment and Management of the Trauma Patient (ALS Edition)
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Airway Assessment and Management of the Trauma Patient (ALS Edition)

Public Safety Group

This course is offered as a one-year subscription
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$6.95

Course Information

This interactive lecture examines securing and maintaining a patent airway in the trauma patient, and assessing the airway by looking, listening, and feeling. It highlights the importance of maintaining manual stabilization of the head and spine, as indicated, when securing the airway. It additionally underscores the value of anticipating difficulties and planning and preparing for alternate methods of airway control.

After completing this course, the practitioner will be able to:
* Contrast airway anatomy differences between adults and children.
* Demonstrate the steps of an airway assessment in a trauma patient.
* Illustrate the causes of airway obstruction and airway trauma.
* Explain the methods and categories of airway management in a trauma patient.
* Select the most effective means of providing a patent airway following an assessment.
0.5 hours
Emergency Medical Services
Airway Management, Injuries & Trauma, Patient Assessment
Advanced, Intermediate
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This course is restricted

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With your current credentials, you may not purchase this training.

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Updated: 11/15/2019 9:53 AM Eastern Standard Time