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Airway management 

Airway management

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Airway management
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10.1093/med/9780199239641.003.0010
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date: 28 March 2017

The importance of airway management - The role of the anaesthetic practitioner in airway management - Maintaining the airway - Endotracheal tubes: overview - Types of endotracheal tubes - Laryngeal mask airway - Additional supraglottic devices - Difficult airway assessment - Rapid sequence induction (RSI) - Failed intubation/failed ventilation

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