Aspiration of a nasotracheal tube. A complication of nasotracheal intubation and mechanism for retrieval

R. B. McGrath, R. M. Einterz

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Abstract

Nasotracheal tube aspiration should be recognized as one of the complications of tracheal intubation. We describe a patient identifying such an event and provide an alternative technique for tube retrieval.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)148-149
Number of pages2
JournalCHEST
Volume91
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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