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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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Background: Patients with potential difficult mask ventilation (DV) and difficult intubation (DI) are often managed with awake intubation, which can be stressful for patients and anesthesiologists.
1] Tracheal intubation is the accepted gold standard for emergency department airway management for patients requiring a definitive airway.
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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.
Therefore, it is important to consider the possible causes of hypoglossal nerve palsy related to surgery or anesthesia, including intubation, the surgical positions, and mask ventilation during recovery.
Effectiveness of predictive factors of canine intubation
In the first video group, patients were laryngoscoped and intubated by D-blade, and in the second group laryngoscopy and intubation were performed by Macintosh laryngoscope.
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.
To the Editor: Difficult endotracheal intubation commonly results in morbidity and mortality.
Objective: To compare the intubation time, number of attempts to intubation and complications of BNTIbyusing normal ETTs against those softened by warming them with water at 50C.