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fibre optics

the transmission of information modulated on light carried down very thin flexible fibres of glass
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In this descriptive study, all patients referred (during study period) for pulmonary consultation for suspected lung collapse were considered for fibreoptic bronchoscopy.
Being a teaching hospital, we have tried all techniques suggested in the literature, including use of nerve blocks, nebulization of LA, use of atomisers, spraying and gargling of LAs and spray as you go through the working channel of a fibreoptic bronchoscope (SAYGO) and have also used all instruments available to achieve the same.
Earlier this year, the latest addition to the Fischer FibreOptic Series saw the introduction of a single fibre-optic connector (FOl).
Fibreoptic bronchoscopy in rapid diagnosis of sputum smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis.
More than 26,000 properties in the region now have access to fibreoptic broadband after 126 new cabinets were installed by BT.
He claimed spies there had secretly tapped into fibreoptic cables to gain access to vast amounts of data about our phone calls, emails and Facebook posts.
With lignocaine either via intratracheal instillation through the cricothyroid membrane or through a fibreoptic bronchoscope spray as you go".
Patients presenting with the symptoms of LPR to the Otorhinolaryngology Outpatient Department at the Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK were considered eligible if they had an RSI of greater than 10 and an RFS greater than 5 based on a fibreoptic examination of the larynx.
The UAE already boasts the biggest fibreoptic network in the region and the new plans are part of a series of changes to refresh Etisalat's business offerings as the corporation continues the process of transitioning all its business users to IP-based lines capable of supporting more channels and video calling.
"Take fibreoptic cables and run them everywhere in the ground that you can imagine...
Fibreoptic intubation is considered a method of choice for awake intubation in this situation because it is less invasive than direct laryngoscopy with a Macintosh laryngoscope.