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Unintentional Intraoperative Extubation

“When the ETT was slightly withdrawn, the patient was accidentally extubated.”   Case Context   …

Muscle Relaxant Administration Error

“Another member of the anesthesia team began going through the anesthesia drug drawer and administered…

Severe Hypotension During Induction

“His arterial BP was 40s/20, HR 90s. Soon the arterial waveform was lost. Both carotid…

Massive Pulmonary Embolism

Massive Pulmonary Embolism

“There were no other available extremities to place the pulse oximeter…The anesthesia provider…attempted to feel…