The effect of vinegar on colorimetric end-tidal carbon dioxide determination after esophageal intubation.

@article{Leong2005TheEO,
  title={The effect of vinegar on colorimetric end-tidal carbon dioxide determination after esophageal intubation.},
  author={Markus T Leong and Joseph Ghebrial and Kai Sturmann and Carl K Hsu},
  journal={The Journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={5-11}
}
This study examines the effect of vinegar placement in the stomach on colorimetric end-tidal carbon dioxide (ETCO(2)) determinations after esophageal intubation. Using a blinded, prospective, before and after post-mortem swine model, colorimetric ETCO(2) was determined after aspiration of the stomach contents and after placement of aliquots of saline and… CONTINUE READING