Nasal speculum for submental intubation

In 1986 Altemir, for the first time, described submental intubation for maxillofacial cases. A problem with the technique is that the edges of the tube may damage the anatomic tissues of the mouth floor. To avoid such damages, a modification of this technique using nasal speculum is presented here....

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Main Authors: Hamid Mahmood Hashemi, Hosein Heidar, Talieh M Hashemi, Ali M Hashemi, Shohreh Zahraei
Format: Article
Published: Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2016-09-01
Series:Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Research
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