intubation

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in·tu·bate

 (ĭn′to͞o-bāt′, -tyo͞o-)
tr.v. in·tu·bat·ed, in·tu·bat·ing, in·tu·bates
To insert a tube into (a hollow organ or body passage).

in′tu·ba′tion n.
in′tu·ba′tion·al adj.
in′tu·ba′tion·al·ly adv.

intubation

Inserting a tube in an organ or body passage, usually through the larynx in order to administer anesthaesia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.intubation - the insertion of a cannula or tube into a hollow body organ
intromission, insertion, introduction - the act of putting one thing into another
Translations

intubation

n (Med) → Intubation f

in·tu·ba·tion

n. intubación, inserción de un tubo en un conducto o cavidad del cuerpo.

intubation

n intubación f
References in periodicals archive ?
Patients with anticipated difficult mask ventilation and/or difficult tracheal intubation often undergo 'awake' tracheal intubation.
1] Tracheal intubation is the accepted gold standard for emergency department airway management for patients requiring a definitive airway.
We recorded heart rate (HR), mean arterial pressure (MAP) and arterial oxygen saturation (SaO2) at 4 time intervals: before induction of general anesthesia (baseline measurements), and at 15, 30 and 45 minutes after tracheal intubation.
A furuncle on the leg of a 23-year-old woman led to methidllin-resistant staphylococcus aureus sepsis and adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) requiring tracheal intubation in the intensive care unit (ICU).
Meanwhile, the medical team will be using a device called Airtraq, which is a fibre-optic device used for indirect tracheal intubation in difficult airway situations with minimal head manipulation and positioning.
The patient underwent general anesthesia with a rapid sequence induction utilizing 170 mg propofol and 200 mg succinylcholine followed by tracheal intubation.
There are many definitions of different scenarios of difficult intubation, which can be summed up as follows: difficult tracheal intubation is defined as tracheal intubation requiring multiple attempts, [8] and occurs in 1.