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The Miller Laryngoscope: Seventieth Anniversary of the First Published Description

 

 

Ernst Zadrobilek, MD,1 and Schirin M. Missaghi, MD2

 

1Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Chairman of the Austrian Working Group for Airway Management, 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 Austrian Working Group for Airway Management, Vienna, Austria.

 

Statements

Supported solely by the Austrian Working Group for Airway Management.

 

Key Words

Laryngoscopes and tracheal intubation: Miller laryngoscope.

Notable names in anesthesia: Robert Arden Miller.

 

Published: May 30, 2010.

 


 

The correct citation of this historical note for reference is:

Zadrobilek E, Missaghi SM. The Miller larygoscope: seventieth anniversary of the first published description. Internet Journal of Airway Management 6, 2010-2011.
Available from URL:
http://www.adair.at/ijam/volume06/historicalnote01/default.htm
Date accessed: month day, year
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Last updated: May 30, 2010.


 

Summary

Introduction

Early Laryngoscopes for Tracheal Intubation

Original Miller Laryngoscope

Modifications of the Miller Laryngoscope

References


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