Difficult mask ventilation in general surgical population: observation of risk factors and predictors

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BACKGROUND There are few predictors of difficult mask ventilation and a simple, objective, predictive system to identify patients at risk of difficult mask ventilation does not currently exist. We present a retrospective - subgroup analysis aimed at identifying predictive factors for difficult mask ventilation (DMV) in patients undergoing pre-operative… (More)
DOI: 10.12688/f1000research.5131.1

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@inproceedings{Cattano2014DifficultMV, title={Difficult mask ventilation in general surgical population: observation of risk factors and predictors}, author={Davide Cattano and Peter V. Killoran and Chunyan Cai and Anastasia D. Katsiampoura and Ruggero Massimo Corso and Carin A. Hagberg and Adrian A. Matioc and D. John Doyle}, booktitle={F1000Research}, year={2014} }