Difficult Airway Management in Field Conditions: Somalia Experience


ÖZKAN A. S. , NASIR S. N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY AND REANIMATION, cilt.43, sa.5, ss.352-355, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/tjar.2015.24445
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY AND REANIMATION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.352-355

Özet

Difficult airway is defined as having the patient's mask ventilation or difficult tracheal intubation of an experienced anaesthesiologist. A number of reasons, such as congenital or acquired anatomical anomalies, can cause difficult intubation and difficult ventilation. Keeping all equipment ready for airway management of patients will reduce mortality and complications. In this case, it is intended that the submission of difficult airway management who encountered in mandibular reconstruction for mandible bone defect repairing with reconstruction plates before at the field conditions in Somalia.