Special Techniques

  • Joseph Varon
  • Pilar Acosta


A. The first technique in the management of patients with airway problems is manual opening of the airway (i.e., head-tilt, chin-lift). See Chapter 2, “The Basics of Critical Care.”


Endotracheal Tube Guide Wire Chest Tube Therapeutic Hypothermia Pleural Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Texas Health Science CenterHoustonUSA

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