Epiglottis structure

Known as: Epiglottis, Cartilage, Epiglottic, Cartilages, Epiglottic 
A thin leaf-shaped cartilage that is covered with LARYNGEAL MUCOSA and situated posterior to the root of the tongue and HYOID BONE. During swallowing… (More)
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Several case reports have shown that the Pentax-AWS (Hoya Corporation, Tokyo, Japan), a new video laryngoscope, is… (More)
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2008
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2008
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS Swallowing dysfunction is a devastating complication of chemoradiation therapy (CRT) for head and neck… (More)
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2005
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2005
Previous studies have demonstrated that lung volume during wakefulness influences upper airway size and resistance, particularly… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The conditions for emergency tracheal intubation of patients with cervical spine injury were simulated in 157 patients during… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Use of the chin-down posture during swallowing has been reported to reduce the occurrence of aspiration in some dysphagic… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
This study examined the temporal effects of bolus volume on closure of the laryngeal vestibule at the arytenoid to epiglottic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The partial horizontal supracricoid laryngectomy with cricohyoidopexy consists of resection of the whole thyroid cartilage and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The partial horizontal supracricoid laryngectomy with cricohyoidoepiglottopexy consists of resection of the whole thyroid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Difficult intubation has been classified into four grades, according to the view obtainable at laryngoscopy. Frequency analysis… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
In a previous article we described the detailed tissue distribution of MHC class I antigens. In this study, we have used a… (More)
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