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The Robertshaw Double-Lumen Bronchial Tubes: Fortieth Anniversary of the First Published Description

 

 

Ernst Zadrobilek, MD,1 and Sylvia Fitzal, MD2

 

1Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Chairman of the Austrian Working Group for Airway Management and Director of the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. 

2Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Director of the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Wilhelminen Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

 

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Received from the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

 

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Key Words  

Bronchial intubation: Robertshaw double-lumen bronchial tubes.

Notable names in anesthesia: Frank Robertshaw. 

 

Published: December 31, 2003.

 


 

The correct citation of this historical note is:

Zadrobilek E, Fitzal S. The Robertshaw double-lumen bronchial tubes: fortieth anniversary of the first published description. Internet Journal of Airway Management 2, 2002-2003.

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Last updated: December 31, 2003.

 


 

Summary

Introduction

Development of Double-Lumen Bronchial Tubes

Robertshaw Double-Lumen Bronchial Tubes

References


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