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Research analysis: How effective are pediatric ventilation techniques

Researchers used capnography to assess the effectiveness of pediatric ventilation techniques. Read more about the research and my key takeaways for paramedics.

Research analysis: Capnography to assess effectiveness of pediatric ventilation

If you are not using capnography on every patient intubation and for monitoring the effectiveness of ventilations you need to read this article immediately.

‘Do it for Drew’ by checking and rechecking tube placement 


By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.