Tracheal tube

Known as: TUBE, TRACHEAL (W/WO CONNECTOR), tracheal tubes 
A tracheal tube is a device inserted into a patient's trachea via the nose or mouth and used to maintain an open airway.
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1948-2017
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BASIC LIFE SUPPORT All rescuers trained or not, should provide chest compressions to victims of cardiac arrest. The aim should be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The use of cuffed tracheal tubes (TTs) in small children is still controversial. The aim of this study was to compare… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Many organs are composed of branched networks of epithelial tubes that transport vital fluids or gases. The proper size and shape… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study compared the recently introduced Microcuff endotracheal tube HVLP ICU featuring an ultrathin (7-µm) polyurethane cuff… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Objectives Verification of endotracheal tube placement is of vital importance, since unrecognized esophageal intubation can be… (More)
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Highly Cited
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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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Leakage of fluid occurs along the longitudinal folds within the wall of an inflated high-volume, low-pressure cuff… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A meta-analysis was performed on randomised prospective trials comparing the laryngeal mask airway (LMA) with other forms of… (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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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
  • U. Nordin
  • Acta oto-laryngologica. Supplementum
  • 1977
The effect of a large tracheal tube cuff on the rabbit tracheal mucosa was investigated by phase contrast microscopy and scanning… (More)
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