Risk of respiratory distress in the patients who were applied nasal packing at the end of nasal surgery.

@article{Muluk2008RiskOR,
  title={Risk of respiratory distress in the patients who were applied nasal packing at the end of nasal surgery.},
  author={Nuray Bayar Muluk and Alpaslan Apan and Sibel Ozçakir and Osman K{\"u}rşat Arikan and Can Koç},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  year={2008},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={521-6}
}
OBJECTIVE This prospective study investigated the risk of respiratory distress in the patients who were applied nasal packing at the end of nasal surgery; and effects of nasal packing on consciousness level while the patients were awake or asleep, measured by Bispectral Index (BIS). METHODS The study group consisted of 15 adult patients (10 male, 5 female), who were applied nasal packing at the end of nasal surgery. The control group consisted of 15 adult patients (10 male, 5 female), who… CONTINUE READING