fibrescope


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fibrescope

(ˈfaɪbəˌskəʊp) or

fiberscope

n
(Medicine) an endoscope that transmits images of the interior of a hollow organ by fibre optics
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While in Group II patients the assistant stood at the patient's left side to lift the jaw upwards and open the mouth; the operator stood at the patient's head, to insert the fibrescope from the prepared nostril into the oropharynx to look for the glottis.
Tracheal intubation is considered easier with the AWS than with a Macintosh laryngoscope and the time to intubation is reduced compared with a fibrescope (2).
Two surgical operations performed at Hamad General Hospital will be televised live for the participants, including a surgery using fibrescope to identify the location of obstruction of the air passage, which helps in determining the appropriate type of surgery to be used.
Oral fiberoptic technique might be difficult due to large, heavy, anteriorly placed, "hanging epiglotis" (sometimes resting on the tong base) making the passage of the fibrescope towards the glotic opening impossible.
A clinical evaluation of the Bonfils intubation fibrescope.
The difficult paediatric airway: A new method of intubation using the laryngeal mask airway, Cook airway exchange catheter and tracheal intubation fibrescope.
The spots of light and colour transmitted by each fibre are focused and magnified by another lens system at the handle of the fibrescope.
The fibrescope, worth pounds 10, 952, was found to be missing from its case, and director of nursing Helen Young said the incident would be reported to the police.
Fibreoptic bronchoscopy was performed using an Olympus FB3 fibrescope and any endobronchial lesion visible was biopsied.
This product line includes endoscopic video imaging systems, fibrescope systems, bronchoendoscopes, endoscopic ultrasound systems, ultrasound probes, ultrasound-guided needle puncture systems, cleaning, disinfecting and sterilisation systems, medical treatment peripherals and ancillary products.
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The algorithm for tracheal intubation in the ICU that was valid during the study period proscribed an initial attempt with direct laryngoscopy, except in patients with severe haemodynamic instability or expected difficult intubation, in whom a fibrescope or blind nasal technique was to be employed.