6 Feb 2019
February 6, 2019
Take Home Points
- Bed Up Head Elevated (BUHE) position is a simple intervention that can reduce the rate of intubation-related complications.
- The bougie should be considered standard practice in all intubations and has an NNT = 11 for 1st pass success.
- Consider using Suction Assisted Laryngoscopy for Airway Decontamination (SALAD) for all intubations to avoid the failed airway due to contamination.