Christopher A Guite

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An expanding body of literature exists which describes the airway challenges and management options for lingual tonsillar hypertrophy (LTH). The use of retrograde intubation to secure a patient's airway in the setting of LTH has been previously unreported and should be considered early in the event of a cannot intubate, cannot ventilate scenario. A(More)
Mice harboring mutations in the Ahr locus display a patent ductus venosus and smaller livers throughout life. We tested the hypothesis that these hepatic aberrations are secondary to a developmental defect in hepatovascular blood flow by performing a detailed analysis of hepatic development in wild-type and Ahr-/- mice. This study revealed necrotic lesions(More)
PURPOSE Femoral nerve catheter (FNC) insertion is commonly performed for postoperative analgesia following total knee arthroplasty (TKA). A wide range of rates has been reported relating to the bacterial colonization of catheters complicating FNC insertion. The BIOPATCH® is a chlorhexidine (CHG) impregnated patch designed to inhibit bacterial growth for(More)
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