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Use of Laryngeal Mask Airway in Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy

2014-07-23 21:08:49 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of the current study is to compare the use of laryngeal mask airway (LMA) and endotracheal tube (ETT) in pediatric adenotonsillectomy. The primary objective is to assess the incidence of post-operative laryngospasm between the LMA and ETT. The investigators also sought to compare anesthetic, operative, and recovery times in the LMA and ETT groups. We hypothesized that the LMA would be a safe efficient alternative to the ETT.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Laryngeal Mask Airway

Intervention

Laryngeal Mask Airway or Endotracheal Tube

Location

Virigina Commonwealth University Medical Center
Richmond
Virginia
United States
23298

Status

Completed

Source

Virginia Commonwealth University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:08:49-0400

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