Education


Airway Management Education Center Expands Its Educational Resource Offerings

Airway Management Education Center offers a range of evidence-based educational resources designed to improve patient airway care. Resources include the Center’s “Gold Standard” Airway CME courses, its new Difficult Airway iPhone app, online educational center, and pocket guide and textbook.

The “Gold Standard” Airway CME courses include three versions of The Difficult Airway Course, designed for airway management in three different settings (emergency, anesthesia, and EMS). In addition, the “Gold Standard” courses include a Fundamentals of Airway Management™ course.

The Center’s new Difficult Airway App™ features adult and pediatric drug dosing, automatic correction of drug dosages for obesity, RSI steps and timing, decision-making support, pearls and tips, educational videos, and illustrations. Meanwhile, the Airway World™ free online knowledge center features educational videos, airway literature, airway device tutorials, research summaries, webinars, and access to live events with airway experts.

In addition to its online offerings, the Center offers a number of print resources, including The Airway Card™, its pocket guide featuring drug dosing and RSI steps and timing information; the textbook Management of Difficult and Failed Airway (with DVD), second edition, by Orlando Hung, MD, and Michael F. Murphy, MD; and the practical guide Manual of Emergency Airway Management, fourth edition, by Ron M. Walls, MD, and Michael F. Murphy, MD.