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Table 2 Pre-hospital airway management

From: Pre-hospital severe traumatic brain injury – comparison of outcome in paramedic versus physician staffed emergency medical services

  EMS Ph-EMS  
  n % n % p-value
Airway secured 29 16 269 98 <0.001
Intubation (drug-facilitated) 19 10 263 96  
Intubation (without medication) 6 3 0 0  
Supraglottic device 4 2 5 2  
Surgical airway 0 0 1 0  
Not secured 154 84 6 2  
Failed pre-hospital intubation attempt(s) 3 2 0 0