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Management of intra-operative problems 

Management of intra-operative problems
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date: 22 September 2020


Double lumen tube misplacement/movement 544


Intra-operative pulmonary oedema 546

Barotrauma 548

Minimizing acute lung injury 552

Pneumothorax on the dependent side 556


Hypotension 560

Analgesia failure 564

Double lumen tube (DLT) or bronchial blocker (BB) misplacement or movement has an incidence of 12%. Failure to recognize it can lead to saturation, difficulty with lung isolation, post-operative atelectasis and increased morbidity....

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