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The HAVL Blade

nextgen learning to elevate your airway practice


what makes it different

Why is the hyperangulated blade valuable? Let’s spend a little time getting into some of the features of the hyperangulated blade and highlight some important differences compared to a standard Macintosh blade in this short video.

Clinical Pearls

Expert tips on how to HAVL effectively

To wield the hyperangulated blade effectively means understanding how the geometry impacts everything from blade insertion, to optimization of your view, to tube delivery. Here are the essentials.

Key Take Home

The hyperangulated blade has several benefits, the biggest one is that it provides consistently great views of key anatomic structures. As you will see, this comes with an increased acute angle for tube delivery, making skill with a rigid stylet and an understanding of airway geometry essential parts of your HAVL practice.

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