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Limited Mouth Opening: Use of the Bullard Laryngoscope for Orotracheal Intubation    

 

 

Ernst Zadrobilek, MD1

 

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.

 

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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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Supported solely by institutional sources. The author has no financial relationship with the manufacturer or any of the distributers of the Bullard laryngoscope used in this case report.

 

Key Words

Tracheal intubation: Bullard laryngoscope.

Difficult airway: limited mouth opening.

 

Published: August 4, 2004.

 


 

The correct citation of this case report for reference is:

Zadrobilek E. Limited mouth opening: use of the Bullard laryngoscope for orotracheal intubation. Internet Journal of Airway Management 3, 2004-2005.
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http://www.adair.at/ijam/volume03/casereport01/default.htm
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Last updated: July 10, 2005.


 

Abstract

Introduction

Clinical Features

Discussion

References


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