The Vortex Approach: Management of the Unanticipated Difficult Airway
By Nicholas Chrimes
Published: January 22, 2013.
This text outlines a simple, team-based approach to managing the unanticipated difficult airway. The approach is designed to address many of the issues identified as contributing to morbidity & mortality in difficult airway management. It consists of a comprehensive education program based around a simple framework for decision making and supported by a straightforward cognitive tool.