This is Part II of my discussion with Michael Perlmutter on asthma and COPD management. In this episode we discuss interventions used for advanced/severe asthma exacerbations including magnesium, epinephrine, ketamine, non-invasive positive pressure ventilation, and advanced airway management.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/paramedicpractitioner/
Instagram: @paramedicpractitioner
Email: amerelman@gmail.com
Twitter: @amerelman


Image: PulmCrit

References and Further Reading
UpToDatehttps://emedicine.medscape.com/article/296301-overview
https://canadiem.org/management-of-severe-asthma/
http://www.emdocs.net/critical-asthma-patient-pearlspitfalls-of-management/
https://rebelem.com/rebelcast-crashing-asthmatic/
https://emcrit.org/ibcc/asthma/
https://asthma.net/treatment/prevention/
https://www.jems.com/2018/04/01/a-modern-approach-to-basic-airway-management/
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/j.1742-6723.2009.01195.x
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6157154/
https://err.ersjournals.com/content/22/129/227.full
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK430901/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11406055
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2743582/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6434661/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3169834/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23235634
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22479740
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26033128
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25447559
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27289336
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18922662
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28754601
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24865567
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24731521
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3777369/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6036522/

The Paramedic Practitioner © 2019