The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management 5th edition 2018
This The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management 5th edition 2018 book has been extensively updated from cover to cover and expanded with exciting new chapters. It contains the latest in evidence-based approaches to airway management presented in a practical, yet creative style by highly talented authors, who teach with us in The Difficult Airway Course: Emergency and The Difficult Airway Course: Anesthesia, The Difficult Airway Course: Critical Care and The Difficult Airway Course: EMS.
As with previous editions, each topic has undergone a critical appraisal of the available literature to ensure the content is on the vanguard of clinical medicine. New information sparks vigorous debate and oftentimes a departure from previous thinking. To this end, The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management 5th edition 2018 contains several fundamental changes. The seven Ps of rapid sequence intubation (RSI), unadulterated fixtures in previous editions have undergone a transformative change with the elimination of Pretreatment as a discrete pharmacologic action, now replaced by Preincubation Optimization.
With new information surfacing about the hemodynamic consequences of RSI in critically ill emergency department patients, this new step emphasizes the importance of maximizing cardiopulmonary physiology prior to induction and positive pressure ventilation in order to prevent hypoxic insult and circulatory collapse.
The Difficult Airway Course: Critical Care in 2016, a comprehensive and robust new curriculum to meet the educational needs of this unique group of airway managers. New chapters in The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management 5th edition 2018 on intubating the unstable patient and safe extubation techniques augment this new curriculum and helps to make this latest edition the most versatile manual ever.