laryngoscope


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laryngoscope

[lə′riŋ·gə‚skōp]
(medicine)
A tubular instrument, combining a light system and a telescopic system, used in the visualization of the interior larynx and adaptable for diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical procedures.
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Immediately after airway intervention, mean of IOP in the Macintosh laryngoscope (p< 0.001), McCoy laryngoscope (p = 0.012) and video GlideScope (p= 0.015) was higher than Local anaesthesia.
(4) Furthermore, we find that the device allows for an easy and minimally invasive exploration as compared against laryngoscopy using a rigid laryngoscope, as illustrated in our case in which the problem was solved in the same surgical-anesthetic procedure.
Size 3 and 4 laryngoscope blades were used for female and male patients, respectively.
The rate of patients with difficulties in vocal cords exposure under Macintosh laryngoscope (CandL Grades III-IV) was reduced by 97.5% in the study.
In view of a limited oxygen reserve and the time consumed by the fiberoptic intubation, we attempted with a McGrath [R] video laryngoscope at first.
Time taken for intubation was noted (as the time from passing the tip of the laryngoscope blade through the incisor gap till appearance of capnographic tracing).
Technavio's analysts forecast the global anesthesia video laryngoscopes market to grow at a CAGR of 14.06% during the period 2016-2020.
The idea of the classic laryngoscope operating is to hold still the laryngoscope in the palm, avoid any movements of wrist and create space in the mouth of the patient by elevating the whole forearm in such a way that the muscles mostly involved in this process are those in the left arm and shoulder [2].
In June 2015, APA video laryngoscope was first introduced by Vital Signs at the European Society of Anesthesia in Berlin, Germany.
through Intellimed is the standard Yeescope, which meets or exceeds laryngoscope guidelines published by The Joint Commission.
Material and Methods: Laryngoscope decontamination practices in different hospitals were evaluated in this study which was based on a telephonic structured questionnaire.