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Value of knowing physical characteristics of the airway device before using it

Abstract:

For many years there was arguably little progress at the frontline of airway management as all we had was our hands, then a classic laryngoscope and later, a classic laryngeal mask to control the airway. Since then, the airway armamentarium has progressed in quantum leaps, particularly with the introduction of videolaryngoscopy and a wide range of supraglottic airway devices (SADs). At present, SADs have collectively enjoyed an unparalleled safety record and are very popular devices in everyd...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1093/bja/aew106

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Author
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
British Journal of Anaesthesia More from this journal
Volume:
117
Issue:
1
Pages:
12-16
Publication date:
2017-12-13
Acceptance date:
2016-02-03
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EISSN:
1471-6771
ISSN:
0007-0912
Language:
English
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pubs:619738
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uuid:6c526058-f730-4468-b8aa-bc5e53ed1d5c
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pubs:619738
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619738
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2016-06-01

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