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Post-Intubation Care – Airway

Nextgen learning designed to elevate your airway practice

“The first and most important step you need to take immediately after you intubate is to confirm that the tube is, in fact, in the trachea and not in the esophagus.” 

Use the content on this page to explore the various skills and tools used to:

1. Confirm tube placement
2. secure the tube
3. Suction the tube & stomach


Confirming ETT Placement

Using Colorimetric Capnography

Chest X-Ray Assessment of ETT Placement


Securing an ETT Using Tape

Securing an ETT Using a Commercial Tube Holder


In-Line Suction Technique

Gastric Tube Insertion in Intubated Patients

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