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By Heidi L. Frankel, Bennett P. deBoisblanc

Bedside approaches for the Intensivist offers sensible information and transparent, step by step guide at the most typical tactics within the ICU. The handy and conveyable instruction manual makes a speciality of ultrasound-guided options, together with an creation to ultrasound physics and ideas, whereas person chapters offer concise “how-to” textual content supplemented with a number of full-color figures and tables that summarize key content material. citizens, fellows, and trainees in severe care will enjoy the detailing of symptoms and contraindications for acting center techniques, whereas more matured intensivists will locate the booklet a competent resource of evaluation fabric. Key techniques defined contain: • Ultrasound-guided vascular entry • Ultrasound-guided drainage • targeted echocardiography • Airway administration • Dialysis and apheresis • Pericardiocentesis • Insertion of vena cava filters • Percutaneous dilational tracheostomy • Open tracheostomy • Transbronchial biopsy • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy • Intracranial monitoring

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Dental overbite 3. Airway Management 39 Algorithm for airway management in the ICU Airway management necessary Call senior physician for assistance Invasive airway management Non-invasive airway management Fails NIPPV Potential for DMV and/or DI Yes, adequate physiologic reserve Primary awake technique (FOI, nasotracheal) No Yes, pt in respiratory arrest Direct Laryngoscopy Ablation vs preservation of SB, With or without NMBA Fail, mask ventilation inadequate Supralaryngeal ventilation as conduit for intubation No Fails, mask ventilation adequate Yes Intubating-, videoassisted-, or classic LMA as bridge for definitive airway mgt ASA DAA emergency pathway Figure 3-1.

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