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Endotracheal intubation

Endotracheal intubation

Endotracheal intubation: Intubation is a procedure to provide mechanical ventilation to a patient in an emergency or surgical situation. A tube (flexible laryngoscope) is inserted through the mouth and upper airway and oxygen is administered.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Endotracheal intubation

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Endotracheal intubation:

Other Surgical Options: Endotracheal intubation

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Endotracheal intubation may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Endotracheal intubation

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Endotracheal intubation may include:

  • General anesthesia if possible
  • Sedation

Procedure Complications: Endotracheal intubation

Possible surgical complications of Endotracheal intubation may include:

Endotracheal intubation: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Endotracheal intubation) include:

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