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Experiences with the Pentax Airway Scope Video Laryngoscope for Orotracheal Intubation

 

 

 Ernst Zadrobilek, MD,1 Klaus Krasser, MD,2 Schirin M. Missaghi, MD,2 and Marzena Pils, 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.

2Staff Anesthetist and Intensive Care Physician, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

 

Address correspondence and comments to Ernst Zadrobilek.

 

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

 

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The authors have no financial relationship with the manufacturer or any of the distributors of the airway management device used in this clinical report.

This clinical report was presented in part at the Difficult Airway Society Annual Meeting, Perth, United Kingdom, November 4 to 6, 2009.  

 

Acknowledgements

The authors thank the staff anesthetists who voluntary participated in this study and the manufacturer of the Pentax Airway Scope Video Laryngoscope for making this device available free of charge for study purposes.

 

Key Words

Tracheal intubation: Pentax Airway Scope Video Laryngoscope.

 

Published: September 28, 2009.

 


 

The correct citation of this clinical report for reference is:

Zadrobilek E, Krasser K, Missaghi SM, Pils M. Experiences with the Pentax Airway Scope Video Laryngoscope for orotracheal intubation. Internet Journal of Airway Management 5, 2008-2009.
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Last updated: January 28, 2011.


 

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