A case of a different approach for difficult airway: transorbital endotracheal intubation


DERELİ Ö. , ŞAHUTOĞLU C. , Balcioglu T.

AIN SHAMS JOURNAL OF ANESTHESIOLOGY, vol.13, no.1, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s42077-021-00192-0
  • Title of Journal : AIN SHAMS JOURNAL OF ANESTHESIOLOGY
  • Keywords: Difficult airway management, Transorbital intubation, Fiberoptic intubation, Direct laryngoscopy, Case report

Abstract

Background: In patients who have undergone head and neck surgery and received radiotherapy, airway management presents serious difficulties for the anesthesiologist.