Brown – bimanual laryngoscopy (aka ELM) is free an…

Brown – bimanual laryngoscopy (aka ELM) is free and effective. You have 2 hands. Use them. #FOAMed

Brown – if you needed ILMA to intubate then just d…

Brown – if you needed ILMA to intubate then just deflate the mask and leave it. Though Carleton takes em out ‘cuz others forget to #FOAMed

Brown – if resistance while trying to pass tube th…

Brown – if resistance while trying to pass tube through ILMA, pull the device up a cm or 2. You’re prob hung up on arytenoid ridge #FOAMed

Brown – place ILMA with 5 cc of air in it to give…

Brown – place ILMA with 5 cc of air in it to give it enough stiffness so it doesn’t fold over #FOAMed

Brown – 4 hours for Extraglottic device before you…

Brown – 4 hours for Extraglottic device before you start to worry about tissue necrosis #FOAMed

Brown – supraglottic devices (ie LMA) from lots of…

Brown – supraglottic devices (ie LMA) from lots of manufacturers. Some have bite blocks and OG drain channels built in #FOAMed

Brown – failed airway “light” – can’t intubate x3…

Brown – failed airway “light” – can’t intubate x3 but can ventilate #FOAMed

Brown – King LT – infraglottic single balloon devi…

Brown – King LT – infraglottic single balloon device. Newer devices have a separate channel for OGT (King LTD where D = drain) #FOAMed

Brown – Extraglottic for predicted or encountered…

Brown – Extraglottic for predicted or encountered difficulty with bvm #MOANS #FOAMed

Brown – most experienced operator holds the mask….

Brown – most experienced operator holds the mask. consider Cricoid pressure gently during prolonged bvm (#noevidence) #FOAMed