instrument landing system

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instrument landing system

A system of radio navigation intended to assist aircraft in landing which provides lateral and vertical guidance, which may include indications of distance from the optimum point of landing. Also called ILS.
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The glidescope facilitates nasogastric tube insertion: a randomized clinical trial.
Comparison of three videolaryngoscopes: Pentax Airway Scope, C-MAC, Glidescope vs the Macintosh laryngoscope for tracheal intubation.
A comparative study on the usefulness of the Glidescope or Macintosh laryngoscope when intubating normal airways.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Glidescope Video Laryngoscope (GVL) for the use in Health Department, U.
Comparison of Macintosh, Truview EVO2, Glidescope and Airwayscope laryngoscope use in patients with cervical spine immobilization.
Comparison of GlideScope video laryngoscope and intubating laryngeal mask airway with direct laryngoscopy for endotracheal intubation.
MAGIC CARPET is software designed to make landing on an aircraft carrier easier by maintaining a commanded glidescope and angle of attack, allowing the pilot to focus more attention on maintaining a proper line-up.
Routine clinical practice effectiveness of the Glidescope in difficult airway management: an analysis of 2,004 Glidescope intubations, complications, and failures from two institutions.
Combined use of Glidescope and FFB has been reported for the management of difficult orotracheal intubations.
Intraoperatively, successful easy intubation was performed by the anesthesiologist guided by a GlideScope using an 8-mm cuffed endotracheal tube.