Article

Evaluation of three adjusting manoeuvres and type of endotracheal tube in the success of air-Q™ aided tracheal intubation

DOI: 10.1080/22201173.2012.10872845
Author(s): RM KhanDepartment of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, National Trauma Centre, Sultanate of Oman, NK KaulDepartment of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, National Trauma Centre, Sultanate of Oman, PH NeelakanthanDepartment of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, National Trauma Centre, Sultanate of Oman, PK SharmaSultan Qaboos University Hospital, Sultanate of Oman

Abstract

Background: The present study observed whether the use of three different adjusting manoeuvres and use of an armoured tracheal tube would increase the success rate of tracheal intubation, aided by the air-Q™ intubating laryngeal airway (air-Q™ ILA).

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