Turkish Journal of Anaesthesiology & Reanimation
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Tracheal Intubation Using Nelaton Catheter: A Simple Device, an Airway Rescue Option

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Department of Anaesthesiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim 2020; 48: 414-416
DOI: 10.5152/TJAR.2020.96777
Read: 91 Downloads: 59 Published: 11 May 2020

Although anticipated, difficult airway could turn into a catastrophe for health care providers, where planned strategies and equipment become useless. We report a challenging airway management process due to narrowed upper airway by the application of a Nelaton catheter as a rescue device.

 

Cite this article as: Sezari P, Safari F, Nashibi M, Mottaghi K. Tracheal Intubation Using Nelaton Catheter: A Simple Device, an Airway Rescue Option. Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim 2020; 48(5): 414-6.

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