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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: January 2012

Chapter 17 - Perioperativeairway management

from Part 2 - Airway Management

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HagbergCA. Benumof's Airway Management, Principles and Practice. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Mosby Elsevier; 2007.
KellerC, BrimacombeJ. Mucosal pressure, mechanism of seal, airway sealing pressure, and anatomic position for the disposable versus reusable laryngeal mask airways. Anesth Analg 1999; 88:1418–1420.
LangeronO, MassoE, HurauxC, et al. Prediction of difficult mask ventilation. Anesthesiology 2000; 92:1229–1236.
RosenblattWH. The Airway Approach Algorithm: a decision tree for organizing preoperative airway information. J Clin Anesth 2004; 16:312–316.
RosenblattWH. Airway Management. In: BarashPG, CullenBF, StoeltingRK, eds. Clinical Anesthesia. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2006:595–642.
VannerR. Cricoid pressure. Int J Obst Anes 2009; 18:103–105.