Although several simple clinical findings are useful for predicting a higher likelihood of difficult endotracheal intubation, no clinical finding reliably excludes a difficult intubation.
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Does the duration of intubation, size of endotracheal tube or type of endotracheal tube impact the degree of laryngeal injury following intubation? Background: The incidence of laryngeal injury following intubation remains surprisingly high and has been attributed to duration of intubation and size of the endotracheal tube (ETT). Conflicting studies suggest the factors leading to laryngeal […]