A Study of the Use of Laryngeal Mask Airway (LMA) in Children and its Comparison with Endotracheal Intubation

@inproceedings{Jamil2009ASO,
  title={A Study of the Use of Laryngeal Mask Airway (LMA) in Children and its Comparison with Endotracheal Intubation},
  author={Shahin Nikhat Jamil and Mehtab Alam and Hammad Usmani and Mohd Mozaffar Khan},
  booktitle={Indian journal of anaesthesia},
  year={2009}
}
SUMMARY Laryngeal mask airway (LMA) is increasingly being used in children as it is less invasive compared to endotracheal intubation and causes less discomfort in the postoperative period. However, some concerns remained about its safety during positive pressure ventilation in children. In a prospective randomized trial, 100 ASA I and II children weighing between 10-20 kg in the range of 2-10 years of age, scheduled for elective surgery were randomly allocated to one of the two groups of 50… CONTINUE READING

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