0 Laryngeal mask airway (LMA)

Reactions: 


Laryngeal mask airway (LMA)

Advantages : 

  1. No laryngoscopy or muscle relaxation required
  2. Easy to insert


BUT
Does not prevent aspiration of gastric contents.


FAST TRAC / Intubating LMA -- for difficult intubation.

Pro-Seal LMA -- provides Controlled Ventilation. ( Therefore used in elective ventilation. )



No comments:

Post a Comment

Ask your doubts / point out towards any error / show appreciation / explain anything you wish to.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
To Search for a "particular word" on "the page on your screen" , press Ctrl + F and then type the word you need to search on the visible page.

eg: If you need to search the word "Anatomy" on this page -- Press "Ctrl + F" , (a box will appear) and then type Anatomy in the box that has appeared.