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Synonyms for airway

a designated route followed by airplanes in flying from one airport to another

the passages through which air enters and leaves the body

a commercial enterprise that provides scheduled flights for passengers

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Initial anatomic investigation of I-gel airway: A novel supraglottic airway without inflatable cuf.
Essentials of airway management, oxygenation, and ventilation: Part 2: Advanced airway devices: Supraglottic airways. Anesth Prog 2014;61:113-8.
A Laerdal Silicone Resuscitator[R] (Laerdal, Stavanger, Norway) was used for bag-valve-mask ventilation and an I-gel[R] (Intrasurgical, Berkshire, UK) device was used for supraglottic airway ventilation.
LMA SureSeal PreCurved is reportedly the first device to support Teleflex's strategy to grow global supraglottic airway procedural usage by expanding its LMA portfolio to include a full range of silicone laryngeal masks.
The laryngeal mask airway (LMA) is a supraglottic airway device developed by British Anesthesiologist Dr.
Difficult and failed intubation was more likely to be considered for follow-up than impossible ventilation with easy intubation (84%) or impossible supraglottic airway (SGA) insertion (77%).
In its current statement, the US group announced it had also closed the purchase of the LMA-branded laryngeal mask supraglottic airway business and other products in the UK, Ireland and the Channel Islands of UK-based Intavent Direct Limited.
Teleflex also has signed definitive agreements with shareholders of Intavent Direct Limited and affiliates to acquire their LMA-branded laryngeal mask supraglottic airway business and certain other products in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Channel Islands.
Consider creating a supraglottic airway without interrupting the CPR, he said.
During either invasive or noninvasive ventilation, air leaks past a mask, nasal prongs, nasal pillow, supraglottic airway, endotracheal tube or tracheostomy tube can result in loss of gas volume, potentially causing subsequent dysynchrony between a patient's spontaneous breathing efforts and the ventilator's response.
The large laryngeal ductal cyst completely occluded the supraglottic airway and caused severe dyspnea with hoarseness.
Added John Lim, group president of LMA International N.V., "The renewal of our contract with the largest Group Purchasing Organization in the US is strong testimony to the dominant market position that LMA holds in the supraglottic airway management arena.