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Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies 

Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies
Chapter:
Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies
Author(s):

Jerry Nolan

, Jasmeet Soar

, Clare Hommers

, and Tim Cook

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199588978.003.0032
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date: 09 April 2020

Acute airway obstruction 156

Bleeding tonsil 162

Severe epistaxis 166

Emergency oesophagoscopy 168

Must consider.

Speed of onset of symptoms.

Urgency of intervention.

Level of obstruction.

General condition of the patient.

High-risk cases.

Communication, plan, back-up plan.

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