NY Advanced Airway Course 2021
Direct and Video Laryngoscopy (Conventional and hyperangulated blade shapes)
Tube Delivery Using Bougies and Stylets
Endoscopy short examination, and long scope for intubation
Surgical Airways (cricothyrotomy)
Oxygenation optimization and patient safety
Case studies in anatomically challenging airways
Case studies in physiologically challenging situations
Psychology of crisis performance
Custom designed intubation models with unique anatomic variation (different appearing larynxes, epiglottis, etc)
Custom designed surgical airways with male and female anatomic variation
Live nasoendoscopy on ourselves using sterile sheaths
The Advanced Airway Course is tailored to emergency physicians, but critical care physicians, anesthesiologists, and other clinicians responsible for emergency and difficult airway management are encouraged to attend.
Cancellations must be made in writing to CEME at firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds, less a $100 processing fee, are provided if cancellation occurs more than 30 days in advance of the course. Substitutions/transfers may be made up to 21 calendar days before the course. No refunds available for cancellation within 10 days of the course date.
Incorporate use of flexible nasoendoscopy with epiglottoscopy into practical airway management
Explain the risks and benefits of RSI vs. awake (non-muscle relaxant use) intubation in emergency airway situations.
Demonstrate optimal methods for nasoendoscopy using flexible scopes.
Execute the skills to perform nasoendoscopy to view upper airway anatomy and abnormalities.
Richard M. Levitan, MD
Adjunct Professor of Medicine Dartmouth (EM)
Visiting Professor of Emergency Medicine University of Maryland Medical Center
Brian Driver, MD
Director of Clinical Research
Department of Emergency Medicine
Hennepin County Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Reuben Strayer, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor / Emergency Medicine
Mt. Sinai, NY
Irene Osborn, MD
Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Chief, Department of Anesthesiology Division of Neuroanesthesia
Montefiore Medical Center, NY
Disclosure of Faculty Financial Interests or Relationships:
- 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 7.25 AOA Category 2A
- 7.25 Certificate of Participation
- 7.25 Satisfactory Completion