Neonatal Intubation and RSI

Congratulations! You have made it successfully to 2021! While 2020 was challenging for EVERYONE, and may have required some brute force to endure, let us take this opportunity to consider avoiding using brute force (“Brutane“) when intubating our smallest of patients – neonates. Certainly, I have used more brutane in my training and career than I should care to admit… but I am old… but, unfortunately, we all know that this is still taught and depicted today. Why? There are a variety of explanations, after all neonates are kinda scary, but we have better resources and interventions today. Let us … Continue reading Neonatal Intubation and RSI