Fiberoptic Awake Oral Intubation

2016-10-13T18:16:24-05:00February 13th, 2015|Airway|

Fiberoptic oral intubation with flexible fiberoptic scope is useful technique for intubating a patient in respiratory distress which it is desirable to maintain spontaneously breathing during the intubation. Tutorial and procedure steps for performing fiberoptic awake oral intubation including equipment, preparation, and medications.