Snail trail.


Snail trail Although videolaryngoscopy provides a superior laryngeal view compared with standard Macintosh laryngoscopy, it can still be difficult to pass a tracheal tube through the vocal cords, even when a stylet or bougie is used. We have found that bending a gum-elastic bougie into a snail-like shape (Fig. 1) enables the bougie’s tip to be directed… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/anae.13052


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@article{Kelly2015SnailT, title={Snail trail.}, author={Fiona Kelly and Cathlene Seller}, journal={Anaesthesia}, year={2015}, volume={70 4}, pages={501} }