New-style Univent with a light source on the blocker.

Abstract

The author has introduced a new-style "endotracheal tube with a movable blocker" which has a transillumination light source on the front-most portion of the blocker. This device may obviate the need for bronchoscopic guidance of the blocker.

Cite this paper

@article{Inoue1993NewstyleUW, title={New-style Univent with a light source on the blocker.}, author={Hisamitsu Inoue}, journal={The Journal of cardiovascular surgery}, year={1993}, volume={34 3}, pages={249-50} }