Institutional preparedness to prevent and manage anaesthesia‐related ‘can't intubate, can't oxygenate’ events in Australian and New Zealand teaching hospitals

  title={Institutional preparedness to prevent and manage anaesthesia‐related ‘can't intubate, can't oxygenate’ events in Australian and New Zealand teaching hospitals},
  author={Adam Rehak and Leonie M Watterson},
It is unclear how the recent local and international focus on systems issues and human factors in ‘can't intubate, can't oxygenate’ events has impacted institutional preparedness in Australia and New Zealand. This study attempts to capture a snapshot of current practices in Australian and New Zealand teaching hospitals with regard to preparedness to prevent and manage ‘can't intubate, can't oxygenate’ events. All Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists’ teaching hospitals were… 
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