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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.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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demonstrated that three VL devices (the McGrath, GlideScope, and Video-Mac) significantly decreased the amount of time taken to view the opening of the glottis relative to a standard DL.18 They reported a mean glottic view time of 10 seconds, whereas we found a mean time of 17.7 seconds.
Endotracheal intubation of a paediatric patient with an umbrella wire embedded in the palate to the posterior wall of the nasopharynx using a GlideScope video laryngoscope.
The Effect of Stylet Choice on the Success Rate of Intubation Using the GlideScope Video Laryngoscope in the Emergency Department.
The most commonly used device for video laryngoscopy was the Glidescope (Verathon Inc., Bothell, WA), accounting for 137 of these attempts.
Kang et al., "Comparisons of the pentax-AWS, glidescope, and macintosh laryngoscopes for intubation performance during mechanical chest compressions in left lateral tilt: A Randomized Simulation Study of Maternal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation," BioMed Research International, vol.
Use of videolaryngoscopes such as Airtraq, Glidescope, and CMAC[R] (Karl Storz Endoscopy America, Stafford, TX) may be beneficial in preventing dental trauma by reducing the need to lean against the upper incisors.
A pediatric Glidescope showed severely distorted airway anatomy with blood and purulent contents.
Indirect videolaryngoscopy with C-MAC D-Blade and GlideScope: a randomized controlled comparison in patients with suspected difficult airways.
Comparison of Macintosh, Truview EVO2, Glidescope and Airwayscope laryngoscope use in patients with cervical spine immobilization.