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Letter to the Editor: Barrier Techniques to Reduce Aerosolization During Extubation

From Critical Care Explorations.

The authors describe a barrier technique during extubation which contained aerosolized particulates into a non-rebreather mask at time of extubation.

The authors believe their protocol allows providers to perform extubations while minimizing exposure to aerosolized particles.

Added 7/2/20

Authors: Patel KM, Patel RB, Ahmad S

Estimated Time: 04:35 min

Categories: Quality and Patient Safety, Crisis Management, Pulmonary,
Content Type: Articles,