Spring 2017

Current Issue

Spring 2017, Volume 53, Number 2

Table of Contents


Message from the Editor-in-Chief

The road ahead for respiratory therapy

Andrew West, EdD(c), RRT, FCSRT

Research Articles

A comparison of three techniques for cricothyrotomy on a manikin

Oliver Poole RRT MD, Michael Vargo MD, JinBin Zhang MD, Orlando Hung MD

Narrative Review

Putting the “RT” in redevelopment

Alean A. Jackman RRT-AA, MHS


Proceedings from the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists Annual Education Conference

May 11–13, 2017 • Halifax, Nova Scotia

Message from the

Welcome to our Spring edition! In this issue we are pleased to present  abstracts from the CSRT Annual Education Conference in Halifax. If you can't attend, be sure to review the abstracts and connect with the authors to collaborate, share and engage!


We are calling for contributions for two special issues - the first is on the topic of "Clinical Simulation" - papers are due July 1 2017, CLICK HERE for more information on this issue. We are also calling for papers for our 2018 edition on "Primary Care", due Feb 1 2018. CLICK HERE for more information on this call. Questions? Contact the managing editor at moc.t1500690491rsc@r1500690491otide1500690491.