TITLE

Emergency airway management of patients with peritonsillar abscess

AUTHOR(S)
Ono, Kazumi; Hirayama, Chiharu; Ishii, Kenzou; Okamoto, Yumiko; Hidaka, Hidekuni
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Anesthesia;2004, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study on the emergency airway management of patients with peritonsillar abscess (PTA). Definition of PTA; Difference between cephalad spread and caudad spread of the abscess; Information on the fiberoptic bronchoscopy conducted.
ACCESSION #
12422520

 

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