The incidence and risk factors for cardiac arrest during emergency tracheal intubation: a justification for incorporating the ASA Guidelines in the remote location.

@article{Mort2004TheIA,
  title={The incidence and risk factors for cardiac arrest during emergency tracheal intubation: a justification for incorporating the ASA Guidelines in the remote location.},
  author={Thomas C Mort},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  year={2004},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={508-16}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence and etiology of cardiopulmonary arrest during emergency intubation in the remote location by comparing two periods (1990-1995 vs. 1995-2002) at the same institution to assess whether immediate access to advanced airway devices and endotracheal tube-verifying devices altered the incidence of hypoxemia-driven cardiac… CONTINUE READING