Comparison of the GlideScope® videolaryngoscope and the Macintosh laryngoscope for double-lumen tube intubation.

@article{Hsu2012ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the GlideScope® videolaryngoscope and the Macintosh laryngoscope for double-lumen tube intubation.},
  author={H-T Hsu and Shah Hwa Chou and P-J Wu and K-Y Tseng and Y-W Kuo and C-Y Chou and K I Cheng},
  journal={Anaesthesia},
  year={2012},
  volume={67 4},
  pages={411-5}
}
Intubation with a double-lumen tube is important for achieving one-lung ventilation and facilitating thoracic surgery. The GlideScope(®) videolaryngoscope (Verathon Inc., Bothell, WA, USA) is designed to assist tracheal intubation for patients with a difficult airway. We wished to compare the GlideScope and direct laryngoscopy for double-lumen tube… CONTINUE READING