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Show full transcript for Basic and Advanced Airways video

Basic airways are adjuncts which help to direct air and oxygen around natural obstructions in the mouth like the tongue. The Oropharyngeal airway, known as the OPA and a Nasopharyngeal airway called an NPA are the most commonly used. Primary advanced airway devices used are endotracheal tubes and laryngeal mask airways.