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The Murphy-Tipped Tracheal Tubes: Seventieth Anniversary of the First Published Description

 

 

Ernst Zadrobilek, MD1

 

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

 

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Received from the Austrian Working Group for Airway Management, Vienna, Austria.

 

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Supported solely by the Austrian Working Group for Airway Management.

 

Key Words

Tracheal tubes: Murphy-tipped tracheal tubes.

Notable names in anesthesia: Francis John Murphy.

 

Published: May 30, 2010.

 


 

The correct citation of this historical note for reference is:

Zadrobilek E. The Murphy-tipped tracheal tubes: seventieth anniversary of the first published description. Internet Journal of Airway Management 6, 2010-2011.
Available from URL:
http://www.adair.at/ijam/volume06/historicalnote02/default.htm
Date accessed: month day, year
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Last updated: October 14, 2010.


 

Summary

Introduction

Original Murphy-Tipped Tracheal Tubes

Current Murphy-Type Tracheal Tubes

References


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