Resuscitation Plus- Peer reviewed - The efficacy and usability of suction-based airway clearance devices for foreign body airway obstruction: a manikin randomized crossover trial 



The American College of Emergency Physicians
The abstract describing the success of the LifeVac in removing an airway obstruction in an adolescent simulator model will be presented at 2017 ACEP Research Forum.
 Abstract - LifeVac: A Novel Device for the Resuscitation of the Adolescent Choking Victim DOI:

European Resuscitation Council – Poster Tour - Device for the resuscitation of the choking victim 


 The World Congress of Gastroenterology 2017
Successful Resuscitation of Choking Victims Using a LifeVac, a Non-powered Portable Suction Device: Real World Experience (Abstract Category: Esophagus, Abstract Type: Clinical Vignettes/Case Reports)


The American Journal of Emergency Medicine

LifeVac submission in the AJG (American Journal of Gastroenterology)
Volume 110, Supplement 1, October 2015
Abstracts, Page, S695, Section #1624

The American Broncho-Esophagological Association (ABEA)
Novel use of a portable, non-powered, suction-generating device for management of life-threatening aerodigestive tract foreign bodies

Poster #B001 - Page 106 – Thursday April 19th, 2018
Author(s)Pratik B Patel, Nina L Shapiro

International Journal of Clinical Skills - Peer-reviewed Journal - Successful Use of a Novel device called the LifeVac to Resuscitate Choking Victims - Worldwide Results


Spain National Congress Society of Medical Emergency Services - Post # 655 of Chapter 7. LifeVac: New device for clearing an airway obstructed by a foreign object

International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology - Peer Reviewed Journal Portable, nonpowered, suction-generating device for management of life-threatening aerodigestive tract foreign bodies: Novel prototype and literature review

Poster presentation at: Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings (COSM), American Bronchoesophagological Association (ABEA), National Harbor, Maryland, USA

Pratik B.Patel Nina L.Shapiro