Episode 31 - Vents and Trachs

Epsiode 31 - Vents and Trachs


December 2024


Dr. John Hill

Scott Wildenheim

Caleb Ferroni

Ray Pace

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Summary: In this episode, we explore advanced airway management for special populations, focusing on tracheostomies and ventilator management. We address common fears, practical techniques, and troubleshooting tips for pre-hospital providers. Our expert panel discusses various scenarios, patient needs, and equipment handling to enhance confidence and competence in managing these critical situations.

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From The Episode

Caleb discusses the backup plan to the ventilator

Scott describes the different type of tracheostomies

Dr. Hill describes how to manage trach patients

Ray discusses the power issues in most ambulances