PMP2: Apnoea, Stridor & Airway Obstruction


Know the infective, allergic and obstructive causes of airway obstruction in children including epiglottitis and post-tonsillectomy bleeding. Know the indications and contraindications for a surgical airway. Know the age appropriate algorithms for obstructed airway including choking. Know how to assess, establish and maintain a patent airway in a child.

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