[Aspiration and hypoxia after extubation].

  title={[Aspiration and hypoxia after extubation].},
  author={Ulrich Keller},
  journal={Der Anaesthesist},
  volume={36 1},
The period of extubation was observed for the occurrence of aspiration and hypoxia. Two basically different methods of extubation were used. The risk of aspiration, according to the literature and our own investigations (40 cases), can not be totally eliminated in spite of various preventive measures. But hypoxia can be prevented without an increased risk… CONTINUE READING