Current medication practice and tracheal intubation safety outcomes from a prospective multicenter observational cohort study. (Williamson)

Tarquinio KM, Howell JD, Montgomery V, et al. Current medication practice and tracheal intubation safety outcomes from a prospective multicenter observational cohort study*. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2015 Mar;16(3):210-8.

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OBJECTIVES: Tracheal intubation in PICUs is often associated with adverse tracheal intubation-associated events. There is a paucity of data regarding medication selection for safe tracheal intubations in PICUs. Our primary objective was to evaluate the association of medication selection on specific tracheal intubation-associated events across PICUs.

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