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Sealing Characteristics of the Microcuff Endotracheal Tube in Adult Female Patients

 

 

Marzena Pils, MD,1 Schirin M. Missaghi, MD,1 Klaus Krasser, MD,1 and Ernst Zadrobilek, MD2 

 

1Staff Anesthetist and Intensive Care Physician, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

2Associate 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.

 

Statements

Supported solely by institutional sources. The authors have no financial relationship with the manufacturers or any of the distributors of the airway management devices 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

Support was provided solely from institutional sources. The authors thank the staff anesthetists who voluntary participated in this study.

 

Key Words

Tracheal tubes: Microcuff Endotracheal Tube.

 

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The correct citation of this clinical report for reference is:

Pils M, Missaghi SM, Krasser K, Zadrobilek E. Sealing characteristics of the Microcuff Endotracheal Tube in adult female patients. Internet Journal of Airway Management 5, 2008-2009.
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http://www.adair.at/ijam/volume05/clinicalreport04/default.htm
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Last updated: August 2, 2009.


 

Abstract

Introduction

Materials and Methods

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Implications for Clinical Practice

Economic Considerations


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