The LMA CTrach (TM) in morbidly obese and lean patients undergoing gynecological procedures: a comparative study


Yildiz T. S. , Ozdamar D. , Arslan I., Solak M., Toker K.

JOURNAL OF ANESTHESIA, cilt.24, ss.849-853, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 24
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00540-010-1022-2
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ANESTHESIA
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.849-853

Özet

The tracheas of obese patients may be more difficult to intubate than those of normal-weight patients. The aim of this study was to compare the airway management quality in morbidly obese and lean patients with use of the LMA CTrach.