[Management of emergency vs. otorhinolaryngology department tracheobronchial foreign-body aspiration].

@article{Kakuta2009ManagementOE,
  title={[Management of emergency vs. otorhinolaryngology department tracheobronchial foreign-body aspiration].},
  author={Risako Kakuta Kakuta and Masaru Tateda and Jun Hasegawa and Shun Sagai and Katsunori Katagiri and Eiichi Ishida and Atsushi Koyama and Ayako Nakanome and Toshimitsu Kobayashi},
  journal={Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai kaiho},
  year={2009},
  volume={112 10},
  pages={705-11}
}
Foreign-body aspiration (FBA) obstructing the airways may lead to choking and cardiopulmonary arrest without immediate emergency care. We retrospectively reviewed medical records of 17 otorhinolaryngology subjects-8 men and 9 women aged 0 to 84 years-88% of whom were < 3 years old, requiring tracheobronchial FBA between January 1995 and October 2006 and of… CONTINUE READING