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Unintentional Extubation Action Card

The action cards in this and the following steps provide pragmatic, step-by-step guidance to managing airway emergencies. They lend themselves very well to being used as part of hands-on skills or simulation training; an approach which we recommend.

The action cards apply to any critically ill patient, they are not COVID specific. Please refer to your health board’s policy for COVID-19 guidelines with specific attention to PPE.

Unintentional extubation

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COVID-19 Critical Care: Understanding and Application

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