A Standard Reversed Y-Piece Technique for Fixation of the Laryngeal Mask Airway

  • Mohammad Dehghan-Tezerjani ORCID Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Imam Khomeini Medical Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Milad Minagar Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Imam Khomeini Medical Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Zahid Hussain Khan Mail Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Imam Khomeini Medical Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Keywords:
Laryngeal mask ariway, Y-piece, Airway

Abstract

Airway management becomes a challenging task in subglottic stenosis due to noncompliant stricture. Location and extent of stricture also pose difficulty in securing front of neck access.  management with use of available resources provides immediate lifesaving solution for anticipated or unanticipated life threatening conditions especially causing airway compromise

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Published
2019-12-30
How to Cite
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Dehghan-Tezerjani M, Minagar M, Khan ZH. A Standard Reversed Y-Piece Technique for Fixation of the Laryngeal Mask Airway. Arch Anesth & Crit Care. 6(1):53-4.
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Case Report(s)