The SARS-COV-2 pandemic started in January 2020 and has decimated the majority of U.S. hospitals for the past 18 months. The impact of COVID-19 has not only affected available hospital beds, but has limited the ability of hospitals to perform…
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The Society of Airway Management recently issued guidelines for Difficult Airway Management in COVID-19 patients.  The SARS CoV-2 (COVID-19) virus is extremely contagious via respiratory droplets and therefore extra precautions are needed for airway management in severe COVID-19 infection.  Airway…
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Investigators have conducted a secondary analysis in order to identify predictors of difficult or prolonged intubation with hypercurved videolaryngoscopes. The analysis was of a randomized control trial of 1100 elective surgery patients. After anesthesia and neuromuscular blockade, these patients were…
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