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OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS To determine the relationship between body mass index along with other anthropomorphic variables as they relate to tracheal airway dimensions. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective case series. METHODS This was a radiographic study of 123 consecutive hospitalized patients undergoing tracheotomy over a 4-year period (2007-2011). We measured… CONTINUE READING