Does Tracheal Tube Size Affect Patient's Experience of Postoperative Sore Throat and Hoarseness

2019-12-09 00:56:25 | BioPortfolio


How tube size affect patient's experience of postoperative sore throat and hoarseness


A randomised controlled study studying how tube size affect patient's experience of postoperative sore throat and hoarseness.

The patients are randomised on the basis of gender. Men are randomized to tube size 8.0 (usual) or 7.0. Women are randomized to tube size 7.0 (usual) or 6.0.

Study Design


Sore Throat


Smaller tube size


North Denmark Regional Hospital




Vendsyssel Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-12-09T00:56:25-0500

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