Lesson 1 of2
In Progress

Quick Review: Rapid Sequence Intubation (RSI)

Jimmy September 5, 2021


  • Guidelines for the management of tracheal intubation in critically ill adults.

Primary Literature

Induction Agents

  • Etomidate versus ketamine for rapid sequence intubation in acutely ill patients: a multicentre randomised controlled trial.
  • Propofol, Ketamine, and Etomidate as Induction Agents for Intubation and Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

Parlaytic Agents

  • Emergency Department Intubation Success With Succinylcholine Versus Rocuronium: A National Emergency Airway Registry Study.

  • Rocuronium vs. succinylcholine for rapid sequence intubation: a┬áCochrane systematic review.

Review Article

  • Rapid-sequence intubation: a review of the process and considerations when choosing medications.

  • ┬áRapid-sequence intubation and the role of the emergency department pharmacist.

Podcast & Blogs

  • Pharmacy to Dose: The Critical Care Podcast | Rapid Sequence Intubation
  • EM Docs: Roc Rocks and Sux Sucks! Why Rocuronium is the Agent of Choice for RSI