Difficult Airways: Management and Planning

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Lecture Overview

A difficult airway can be defined as 'a clinical situation in which a healthcare provider who is skilled at airway management encounters difficulty with one or more standard methods of airway management.’ In this lecture, clinical nurse educator Tony King looks at the prediction, planning and management of a difficult airway.


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Tony King is a registered nurse and intensive care nurse educator with Epworth Healthcare. He completed a research Masters by evaluating factors that influence quality end-of-life care. Tony is passionate about developing all healthcare professionals, recognising we all have knowledge and strengths that positively contribute to a patient's journey.
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First Published02 April 2024
Updated02 April 2024
02 April 2026
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