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Procedure Pearls

  • Lui Caleon
  • Anna McFarlin
  • Cristina M. Zeretzke-Bien
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Abstract

This chapter is a “Quick Hit” for every common procedure that an ED provider will perform on a pediatric patient. Whether it’s in an acute resuscitation needing to intubate and achieve intraosseous (IO) access or perform a laceration repair to the forearm, this chapter has you covered.

Keywords

Advanced airway Airway adjuncts Nasopharyngeal airway “nasal trumpet,” Oropharyngeal airway Laryngoscope blades Miller Macintosh Endotracheal tubes Laryngeal mask airway (LMA) Intraosseous (IO) access External jugular (EJ) vein cannulation Lumbar puncture Incision and drainage Loop tie technique Laceration repair Sutures Topical anesthesia 

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© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lui Caleon
    • 1
  • Anna McFarlin
    • 1
  • Cristina M. Zeretzke-Bien
    • 2
  1. 1.Emergency Medicine/Pediatric Combined Residency Program, Pediatrics and Emergency MedicineLouisiana State University Health Science CenterNew OrleansUSA
  2. 2.Division of Pediatric Emergency MedicineUniversity of Florida, Department of Emergency MedicineGainesvilleUSA

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