Tag Archives: Intubation

Rocuronium vs Succinylcholine for Intubation

Practice Changer: I will be using ROC at 1.2mg/kg in my ED patients who do NOT require repeat neurological examination.  It has no contraindications, is equally effective to SUX, and will give me LONGER SAFE APNEIC TIME to secure the airway. … Continue reading

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1. A-1 (Analgesia First) Sedation for intubated patients

Practice Change:  WOW, we all need to be doing this TODAY. What we do in the ED DOES matter and is linked to a HUGE mortality benefit.  I will be using Fentanyl as the primary agent for pain control after … Continue reading

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