The Importance of Bedside Ultrasonography in Confirming the Location of Endotracheal Tube


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KENDIR O. T. , YILMAZ H. L. , BILEN S., GOKAY S. S. , TOLUNAY I., OZKAYA A. K. , ...More

SIGNA VITAE, vol.15, no.2, pp.30-33, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.22514/sv152.092019.4
  • Title of Journal : SIGNA VITAE
  • Page Numbers: pp.30-33

Abstract

Objective. Endotracheal intubation may be associated with lethal complications when not applied in appropriate manner. In this study, we aimed to examine the efficiency of transcricoid and pulmonary ultrasonography in confirming the position of the tube in comparison with classical methods.