What to know about intubation in veterinary medicine

During an interview, Alyssa Mages, CVT, emphasized the importance of understanding what intubation is and how it is performed, and shared creative ways to educate veterinary teams about this procedure.

In an interview at the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference (ACVC), Alyssa Mages, CVT, co-founder of Empowering Veterinary Teams (EVT), outlined several benefits associated with training veterinary technicians in intubation, including improved clinic workflow, and shared some advantages. Training models that are used to train teams in this process and more.

Check out the video below for the full discussion. The following is a partial transcript:

Alyssa Magier, CVT: Intubation is nothing [veterinarians] have to do right? [Technicians] are absolutely grateful that we have wonderful vets who step in when we can do nothing but make it [veterinarians] life a lot easier, especially to keep your workflow more efficient and effective, train your technicians [on intubation].