Comparison of intubation and tracheotomy in patients with deep neck infection

Abstract

Possible airway compromise further complicates treatment of deep neck infections (DNI). Airway management is crucial, but factors affecting the method of choice are unclear. We retrospectively evaluated adult DNIs in a single tertiary center covering 10 years, with special attention on airway management. Patient data were retrieved from electronic data… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00405-017-4694-5

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@article{Tapiovaara2017ComparisonOI, title={Comparison of intubation and tracheotomy in patients with deep neck infection}, author={Laura Tapiovaara and Leif J. J. B{\"a}ck and Katri Aro}, journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology}, year={2017}, volume={274}, pages={3767-3772} }