Dr Séamus Thierry
Professional Title Physician in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
Companies and Organisations Lorient General Hospital and South Brittany University
Session Oro-tracheal intubation in microgravity : where are we?
Séamus is a certified specialized physician in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine at Lorient General Hospital, also am an associate researcher at the Laboratory of Psychology, Cognition, Communication, Behaviour South Brittany University.
He is a member of the Space Medicine Group of the European Society of Aerospace Medicine and the French Society of Aerospace Medicine
The risk of severe medical and surgical events during deep space missions is significant. In space, many environmental and psychological factors may make tracheal intubation more difficult than on Earth. Is it safe to perform intubation in such an extreme environment?