Emergency management of the critical patient in some specific scenarios is a difficult job, not only related to the patient's condition but also to austere and hostile environments. Working as a medical provider in this arena, specific procedures, techniques and treatments must be reconsidered as per the most important factor, i.e. the presence and characteristics of a major threat over you.
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Cite this chapter as:Armando J. Munayco Sánchez, Alfredo Serrano Moraza, Jose Ramón Rey Fedriani, Alberto J. Hormeño Holgado ;
An Update on Airway Management in High-Threat Environments, Recent Advances in Anesthesiology An Update on Airway Management (2020) 3: 268. https://doi.org/10.2174/9789811432385120030025
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