Laryngeal Masks

Known as: Masks, Laryngeal, Laryngeal Mask Airway, Airway, Laryngeal Mask 
A type of oropharyngeal airway that provides an alternative to endotracheal intubation and standard mask anesthesia in certain patients. It is… (More)
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1980-2017
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
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INTRODUCTION Nomenclature Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) refers to the provision of ventilatory support through the patient’s… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The laryngeal mask airway ProSeal (PLMA), a new laryngeal mask device, was compared with the laryngeal mask airway… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We describe a new laryngeal mask airway (LMA) that incorporates a second tube placed lateral to the airway tube and ending at the… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The ProSeal laryngeal mask airway (PLMA) is a new laryngeal mask device with a modified cuff to improve seal and a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have compared four tests for assessing airway sealing pressure with the laryngeal mask airway (LMA) to test the hypothesis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have assessed the efficacy of a new laryngeal mask prototype, the intubating laryngeal mask airway (ILMA), as a ventilatory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The standard laryngeal mask airway (LMA) functions both as a ventilatory device and as an aid to blind/fibrescopic-guided… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The utility of the laryngeal mask airway during positive-pressure ventilation has yet to be determined. Our study was… (More)
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1990
1990
The laryngeal mask airway was used in 200 children during a variety of surgical procedures. Some problem with the use of the… (More)
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1990
1990
After a short training programme 11 naval medical trainees inserted a laryngeal mask airway (LMA) and a tracheal tube (ETT) in… (More)
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