The adult cervical spine: implications for airway management.

  title={The adult cervical spine: implications for airway management.},
  author={Edward T. Crosby and Anne Lui},
  journal={Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie},
  volume={37 1},
Anaesthetists are responsible for the management of the airway in patients with unstable cervical spines. Unfortunately, the anaesthetic literature does not contain a recent, critical analysis of the current medical literature to aid anaesthetists attending such patients. This review is intended to serve such a purpose. Using the Index Medicus as a guide… CONTINUE READING