Video laryngoscopy for ICU intubation: a meta-analysis of randomised trials

@article{Zhao2017VideoLF,
  title={Video laryngoscopy for ICU intubation: a meta-analysis of randomised trials},
  author={Bing-cheng Zhao and Tong-Yi Huang and Ke-xuan Liu},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={43},
  pages={947-948}
}
Dear Editor, Endotracheal intubation for patients in the intensive care unit (ICU) carries high risk of complications due to limited physiological reserve of these patients and variability in the expertise of ICU physicians. Multiple attempts at intubation have been associated with increased risk of severe complications. Video laryngoscopes can provide indirect visualization of the glottis via a camera towards the tip of the blades. A 2014 meta-analysis found that, compared with direct… CONTINUE READING
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