A multicenter study comparing the ProSeal and Classic laryngeal mask airway in anesthetized, nonparalyzed patients.

@article{Brimacombe2002AMS,
  title={A multicenter study comparing the ProSeal and Classic laryngeal mask airway in anesthetized, nonparalyzed patients.},
  author={Joseph Brimacombe and Christian Keller and Bernd Fullekrug and Felice Eugenio Agr{\`o} and William Rosenblatt and Stephen F. Dierdorf and Elvira Garc{\'i}a de Lucas and Xavier Capdevilla and Nick Brimacombe},
  journal={Anesthesiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={96 2},
  pages={289-95}
}
BACKGROUND The laryngeal mask airway ProSeal (PLMA), a new laryngeal mask device, was compared with the laryngeal mask airway Classic (LMA) with respect to: (1) insertion success rates and times; (2) efficacy of seal; (3) fiberoptically determined anatomic position; (4) orogastric tube insertion success rates and times; (5) total intraoperative complications; and (6) postoperative sore throat in nonparalyzed adult patients undergoing general anesthesia, hypothesizing that these would be… CONTINUE READING

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