Highlights

The Difficult Airway App Version 2.2 Now Available

June 13, 2018

Airway Management Education Center is pleased to announce the release of the version 2.2 of The Difficult Airway App™ for iPhone. The Difficult Airway App is an essential tool for clinicians who manage emergency airways in the Emergency Department, ICU, in-patient unit or EMS environments.  This app guides users quickly and easily through key algorithms […]

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The Difficult Airway Course Faculty will Present at Upcoming AMTC and SAM Conferences

February 16, 2018

We are pleased to announce that senior faculty from The Difficult Airway Course: EMS™, The Difficult Airway Course: Emergency™ and The Difficult Airway Course: Anesthesia™ will be leading sessions at two important conferences this Fall. Society for Airway Management (SAM) Scientific Meeting & Workshop Faculty from many of our national course offering will present at […]

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Mike Steuerwald MD Appointed Associate Medical Director of First Airway

February 16, 2018

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Steuerwald, MD as the new Associate Medical Director for First Airway. Dr. Steuerwald is the Director of Emergency Airway Management and the Assistant Medical Director of UW Med Flight, as well as an Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He […]

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Drs. Brown and Braude Discuss “Some new Ps for RSI” in Recent EM:RAP Podcast

January 16, 2018

In a recent podcast “short” released by EM:RAP, Dr. Calvin Brown, III and Dr. Darren Braude discuss some of the 7 Ps of RSI – specifically Pretreatment and Preoxygenation.  These are just two of the “goodies” you’ll find in the upcoming 5th edition of The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management. You can find the podcast here.

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The Difficult Airway App Updated – Version 2.1 Now Available

January 16, 2018

Airway Management Education Center is pleased to announce the release of the newest version of The Difficult Airway App™ for iPhone. The Difficult Airway App™ is an essential tool for clinicians who manage emergency airways in the Emergency Department, ICU, in-patient unit or EMS environments.  This app guides users quickly and easily through key algorithms […]

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Transtracheal Jet Ventilation in the ‘Can’t Intubate Can’t Oxygenate’ Emergency one of BJA Top 2016 Downloads

September 16, 2017

The British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA) posted its collection of the most downloaded articles of 2016.  Among these articles is Transtracheal Jet Ventilation in the ‘can’t intubate can’t oxygenate’ emergency: a systematic review. The Difficult Airway Course: Anesthesia faculty members Laura Duggan MD, J. Adam Law MD, Ian Morris MD and Michael Murphy MD authored the […]

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Five Faculty Members of The Difficult Airway Course Featured in January Annals of Emergency Medicine

September 16, 2017

Congratulations to Brian Driver MD, Robert Reardon MD, John Sakles MD, Darren Braude MD, EMT-P, and Kevin High RN, EMT, all faculty for The Difficult Airway Course, who authored articles featured in the January issue of the Annals of Emergency Medicine.  You can see the full January issue here: http://www.annemergmed.com/issue/S0196-0644(16)X0012-1 Individual articles published are: Acute Management of Paradoxical […]

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The Difficult Airway Course 2017 Course Schedule Available

August 16, 2017

We are pleased to announce the 2017 schedule for The Difficult Airway Course.  See below for the full schedule of courses.  We hope to see you at one of these locations in the coming year! The Difficult Airway Course: EmergencyTM April 21 – 23, 2017 – Boston, Massachusetts May 19 – 21, 2017 – Atlanta, Georgia […]

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Driver B, et al’s “Flush Rate Oxygen for Emergency Airway Preoxygenation” wins best airway article

August 16, 2017

Congratulations to Brian Driver MD, Matthew Prekker MD, Rebecca Kornas MD, Ellen Cales MD, and Robert Reardon MD, winners of the 2016 Airway Article of the Year award for Flush Rate Oxygen for Emergency Airway Preoxygenation.   Airway Management Education Center, the creators of The Difficult Airway Course™, hosted the fifth annual “Airway Article of the […]

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Drs. Michael Murphy, Ernesto Brauer & Eric Siegal on Airway Skills: “Not Just for Anesthesia Providers”

July 24, 2017

“As anesthesiology once assisted EM [Emergency Medicine] in developing airway management standards, training and curricula, we must do the same for our colleagues in critical care and hospital medicine.” This is the invitation extended by Drs. Michael Murphy, Ernesto Brauer and Eric Siegal in ‘Airway Skills Are Important…and Not Just for Anesthesia Providers,’ recently published […]

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