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Pediatric Endotracheal Intubation

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Joshua Nagler MD MHPEd

Associate Division Chief and Director of Medical Education

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In this video, Dr. Josh Nagler discusses all the relevant information needed to successfully perform pediatric orotracheal intubation. He reviews the indications and contraindications for performing an intubation, the relevant anatomy of the upper airway and larynx and the required equipment needed at the bedside. Using simulation and animations, Dr. Nagler describes the proper procedure for intubating a patient and the potential complications and pitfalls that may occur. Finally, he outlines proper aftercare for an intubated patient.


Initial publication: December 9, 2019.



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Citation: Nagler, J, Goldman, M, Nishisaki, A, Auerbach, M, Moye, B, McFee AM, Wolbrink, TA. Pediatric Endotracheal Intubation. 12/2019. Online Video. OPENPediatrics.

Topics: Critical Care