Using a laryngeal tube suction-device (LTS-D) reduces the "no flow time" in a single rescuer manikin study.


BACKGROUND In 2005, the European Resuscitation Council and the American Heart Association published new guidelines for Advanced Life Support. One of the points was to reduce the time without chest compressions in the first phase of cardiac arrest. OBJECTIVE We evaluated in a manikin model whether using the single-use laryngeal tube with suction option… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2008.08.014