Manikin training for neonatal resuscitation with the laryngeal mask airway.

BACKGROUND We describe our experience of brief (< or =15 min) manikin-only training with the laryngeal mask airway (LMA) for neonatal resuscitation in 80 health care workers. METHODS Prior to training, 31% had not heard of the LMA, 57% did not know the LMA could be used for neonatal resuscitation and 88% thought it was a disposable device. RESULTS The… (More)