Potentially pathogenic meningococci present in 2-10% asymptomatic carriers. Droplet / oropharyngeal secretion spread (viability in air only a few seconds).
It is with great pleasure that I welcome Professor Anthony FT Brown to ‘Life in the Fast Lane’. Prof Brown has kindly agreed to share his evidence based critical care lecture series with the wider medical community through this blog.
The EZ-IO® product system by Vidacare® is basically a small battery-powered device with two beveled, hollow drill-tipped needles specifically designed to provide safe, controlled vascular access via the intraosseous (IO) route to patients of all ages in emergent situations when vascular access is challenging or impossible.