NEW interactive virtual patient scenario: Anaesthesia of COVID-19 positive patient

The AKUTNĚ.CZ portal brings you another expressively developed, very up-to-date algorithm: Anaesthesia of a COVID-19 positive patient developed by the team of doctors of AKUTNĚ.CZ portal: Deana Slovjaková, MD and Eva Klabusayová, MD; on the basis of the recommendations Czech Society of Intensive Medicine and the Australian Society of Anesthesiologists. The algorithm was reviewed by a dr. Kutěj from University Hospital Ostrava.

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Number of patients infected with COVID-19 worldwide is still growing. The risk of transfer of infection to the medical personnel is high, especially when aerosol generating procedures are done, for example intubation. Anaesthesia of COVID-19 positive patients has it's specifics, which must be taken into account, due to safety of the patient and due to safety of the medical personnel as well. Algorithm will guide you through the basic steps of preparing anaesthesia team and workplace, correct use of personal protective equipment and uncomplicated airway management of COVID-19 positive patient undergoing surgery in general anaesthesia.

10. 04. 2020
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