Laryngeal mask airway vs face mask and Guedel airway during pediatric myringotomy.

@article{Watcha1994LaryngealMA,
  title={Laryngeal mask airway vs face mask and Guedel airway during pediatric myringotomy.},
  author={Mehernoor F Watcha and F T Garner and Paul F. White and Rod Lusk},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={1994},
  volume={120 8},
  pages={877-80}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare perioperative conditions when a face mask and Guedel oral airway (FM-OA) or a laryngeal mask airway (LMA) are used to maintain airway patency during bilateral myringotomy with insertion of tympanostomy tubes (BMT). DESIGN Randomized controlled trial in children's hospital tertiary-care operating rooms. PARTICIPANTS Fifty healthy… CONTINUE READING