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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
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2] For an emergency physician, endotracheal intubation (ETI) is an essential skill.
Bag-mask ventilation fails to improve on endotracheal intubation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients, according to late-breaking results from the CAAM trial presented today in a Hot Line LBCT Session at ESC Congress.
Inclusion criteria were as follows: (1) age ≥18 years, male or female; (2) patients receiving invasive mechanical ventilation by endotracheal intubation or tracheostomy; (3) clinical pulmonary infection score >6; and (4) leukocyte intracellular phagotrophy visible in a sputum smear.
The most rapid, safe and simple method of achieving all goals of airway management is endotracheal intubation and is considered to be a gold standard to achieve these goals.
After additionally administering 1 mg of alfentanyl, the endotracheal intubation was performed with a Macintosh size 3 laryngoscope blade.
a) In the hemodynamic parameters of heart rate and blood pressure before endotracheal intubation
Laryngoscopy and endotracheal intubation are very stressful events and can provoke deleterious hemodynamic disturbances(21).
Objective: To evaluate the efficacy of plain lignocain in attenuation of stress response to laryngoscopy and endotracheal intubation with impact on in-hospital mortality or morbidity.
Laryngoscopy and endotracheal intubation is invariably associated with certain hemodynamic changes such as increase in heart rate, arterial blood pressure, and occasional disturbance of cardiac rhythm.
This text describes 22 basic and advanced clinical procedures commonly encountered by health professionals in inpatient and ambulatory settings, such as urinary catheterization, IV insertion, injections, blood cultures, wound closure and management, casting and splinting, local anesthesia, cervical cancer screening, chest tube insertion and removal, lumbar puncture, endotracheal intubation, and ventilator management.
To the Editor: Difficult endotracheal intubation commonly results in morbidity and mortality.
Steve Simonson, MD, Discovery Labs' chief development officer, said, 'Currently, surfactant therapy is primarily administered to premature infants with RDS via invasive endotracheal intubation.