Archive April 2005 VI, No. 4

5 Strategies for Better Airway Management

Tips, tools and techniques for maintaining the airway more efficiently and safely.

Alan Marco, MD, MMM, FACPE

Maintaining the airway is everything. The difference between a successful surgery and a devastating result rests in properly maintaining control of this delicate passage. From controlling sedation levels to using tried and true equipment to discovering the benefits of some new LMAs, here are tips and techniques for better airway management.

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