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Unplanned Extubation: An Underrecognized Complication

An unrecognized dislodgment of an endotracheal tube can cause major complications.  The objectives for this training include to: identify the circumstances and consequences of unplanned extubation, outline evidence-based interventions for cases of unplanned extubation, and describe preventive strategies for secure tube placement.


  • Identify the circumstances and consequences of unplanned extubation
  • Outline evidence-based interventions for cases of unplanned extubation
  • Describe preventive strategies for secure tube placement


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