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A is for Airway October 5 2018 Iowa Association of Nurse Anesthetists (IANA) Meeting

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IANA Fall 2018 Educational Meeting

Airway concerns 

1. Fiberoptic intubation

Examination of the subglottis with transnasal laryngoscopy

Positioning for awake sitting nasotracheal intubation

Difficulty airway management- adult awake fiberoptic intubation

Immobile Vocal Cord After Intubation

Laryngeal Paralysis from Intubation Diagrams Restricted

Adult Airway in the Operating Room

Transnasal Flexible Laryngoscopy Office Procedures with Two Nostril Steerable Sheath Technique

Superior Laryngeal Nerve Blocks Instruction Video

trans-cricothyroid insufflation In Clinic Steroid Injections for Subglottic Stenosis (Office Based)

exam of nose in passing scope: Supracricoid Laryngectomy case example

intubation injury: Laryngeal white lesions that are not leukoplakia

dental injury: Microdirect Laryngoscopy case exampleCustom Dental Guards for Micro Direct Laryngoscopy (Suspension Laryngoscopy)

2. Establish airway with elective cricothyrotomy

a. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/cricothyrotomy-elective-difficu...

3. Maintain airway during dilation of subglottic stenosis

a. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/subglottic-stenosis-example-cases

b. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/jet-ventilation-anesthesia-tran...

4. Consider use of Montgomery cannulas in selected patients

a. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/montgomery-cannula-canula-trach...

b. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/montgomery-cannula-canula-inser...

c. Trach Lore Panel Hoffman slides April 19 2018

Emergency Tracheotomy Tray Emergency Tracheotomy Set

Tracheotomy - Tracheostomy

5. Quantify degree of impairment with Peak Inspiratory Flow (PIF) and PImax (NIF = Negative Inspiratory Force)

a. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/case-example-1-subglottic-steno...

b. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/spirometry-pif-peak-inspiratory...

c. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/nif-or-pimax-pfts

d. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/10-minute-primer-pfts-lecture-0...