Goldilocks and endotracheal tube cuff pressure management: Not too high, not too low. Just right …
Great strides have been made in airway management and respiratory support since the first documented case of endotracheal intubation by Hippocrates (460 - 379 BCE). Today, endotracheal intubation is almost a routine component of the management of the majority of patients being cared for in our intensive care units.
P D Gopalan, Discipline of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
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Date published: 2019-08-15
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