This course provides the fundamental knowledge necessary to identify and discuss the equipment and procedure for surgical airways. The following topics will be covered:
• Indications and contraindications for surgical airways.
• Surgical Cricothyrotomy.
• Needle Cricothyrotomy.
• Retrograde intubation.
Total Number of Credit Hours
Supplies or Other Requirements
Internet access* and valid/active e-mail account.
*You may use any internet browser you prefer; however, Mozilla Firefox is the preferred
browser, and Chrome may have compatibility issues. If you find that you are having
technical difficulties with the course, first try updating and/or switching browsers
(Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge)