Answer to last week’s Question

Answer to last week’s Question

a) Time to intubation was similar
b) Ease of intubation was similar
c) There was no significant difference
between the stylets
d) More attempts at intubation were needed with the
malleable stylet

 

REFERENCES:
1-Jones et al. A randomized comparison of the GlideRite((R)) Rigid Stylet to a malleable stylet for orotracheal intubation by novices using the GlideScope((R)). Can J Anaesth. 2011;58(3):256-61.

2-Editorial: Xue FS, Liao X, Liu JH, Yuan YJ, Wang Q. Performance of the GlideRite(®) Rigid Stylet and malleable stylet for tracheal intubation by novices using the GlideScope(®) videolaryngoscope. Can J Anaesth. 2011 Jul;58(7):660

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