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Cricoid pressure or manual RETARD?

Yes it is time, time to rename cricoid pressure to describe what it really is… manual Routine Esophageal Transposition with Airway Restriction and Distortion (aka manual RETARD).

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The LITFL Review 133

The LITFL Review is your regular and reliable source for the highest highlights, sneakiest sneak peaks and loudest shout-outs from the webbed world of emergency medicine and critical care.

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Caustic Ingestion Acid

Toilet bowl cleaners in the United States tend to be acidic in nature so I chose the ‘Ty-D-Bol Man’ as our victim for this Caustic Ingestion flashcard.


TechTool Techno Review SensiMat

This week I’m taking a break from reviewing apps that educate us as doctors, and instead have decided to look at how our smartphones, and technology in general, can be used to help our patients.