endotracheal tube

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a catheter that is inserted into the trachea through the mouth or nose in order to maintain an open air passage or to deliver oxygen or to permit the suctioning of mucus or to prevent aspiration of the stomach contents

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Clinical practice and risk factors for immediate complications of endotracheal intubation in the intensive care unit: A prospective, multiple-center study.
Many studies have shown that digital balloon palpation corresponds poorly with the actual measured endotracheal cuff pressure.
If possible, awake tracheal dilation under bronchoscopic guidance with a small endotracheal tube should be performed.
An initial attempt to pass a cuffed endotracheal tube (ETT) size 7.
We don't go for an endotracheal intubation if it is hard.
Airway injury and web formation may be prevented by the use of smaller endotracheal tubes and lowpressure cuffs.
The study - Do Endotracheal Tubes Prevent Microaspiration?
ICU, rehab, and home health) use endotracheal suctioning (ETS) as an airway clearance technique.
Two endotracheal aspirates collected on January 17 were positive for influenza virus (H5N1) and for genes encoding matrix protein by real-time PCR and RT-PCR.
Omneotech[R] manufactures the CAM Rescue Cath[TM], a novel respiratory care catheter designed to remove airway secretions, biofilm and blood clots from endotracheal tubes more effectively than by suctioning alone.
While it demonstrates an association between prehospital airway management and outcome, there are still unanswered questions regarding the value of endotracheal intubation v.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Surgical Disposible and other Sample Items : Disposable Endotracheal Plain with radio opaque line, Sterile,Cuff pressure regulator for Endotracheal and Tracheostomy tube,Disposable Airway,Catheter Central Venous Single Lumen with Flow Switch etc
Variations in endotracheal tube cuff pressure: Is 8-hourly monitoring enough?
This is because the safety of general anesthesia hinges on the correct placement of the endotracheal tube.