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What does RSI stand for?

RSI stands for Rapid Sequence Induction

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Boudreaux and CRNA Ortego, who failed to physically examine Paulett for the presence of aspiration risks or to review her medical records, employed a routine anesthetic induction as part of the intubation process instead of the rapid sequence induction required for patients at risk for aspiration.
The pre-hospital intubation debate remains contentious, with increasing use of alternative airways, such as the Laryngeal mask airway, and the encouragement of rapid sequence induction for trauma patients.