endotracheal tube

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Noun1.endotracheal tube - a catheter that is inserted into the trachea through the mouth or nose in order to maintain an open air passage or to deliver oxygen or to permit the suctioning of mucus or to prevent aspiration of the stomach contents
catheter - a thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open
nasotracheal tube - a tube inserted into the trachea through the nose and pharynx; used to deliver oxygen
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The information is vital, as it gives quick and reliable method to detect acute conditions such as ventilatory failure, malposition of tracheal tubes, defective breathing circuits, and circulatory failure in both intubated and non-intubated patients, which is life threatening.
The device was an alternative to the inflatable cuff used on tracheal tubes.
The secrets to why these changes happened may be in the hollow tracheal tubes insects use to breathe.
15) A gum elastic bougie is a 60-cm long tracheal tube introducer that has an external diameter of 5 mm to accommodate tracheal tubes of greater than 6 mm of internal diameter.
But the four simple tracheal tubes in Himalmartensus new genus (Fig.
nasal RAE tracheal tubes or microlaryngeal tubes (MLT)
A similarly branching internal architecture controls the flow of nutrient-laden water throughout plants and gives order to the tracheal tubes of insects, they noted.
Currently, the paramedic assessment unit carries lifesaving equipment, including a manual defibrillator, a cardiac monitoring unit, tracheal tubes and some pharmaceuticals.
announce a new program that will foster research related to tracheal tubes in hospital respiratory care.
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Fastrach[TM] tracheal tubes do not have intubation marks to indicate depth of insertion.