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Comparative Effectiveness of Intubating Devices in the Morbidly Obese

2014-08-27 03:14:01 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This prospective, randomized study will compare the effectiveness of 4 different airway intubating devices which are most commonly used.

The four different devices are as follows: McGrath video laryngoscope, GlideScope video laryngoscope, Video-Mac video laryngoscope, and Macintosh size 4 direct laryngoscope.

Hypothesis: the use of a video laryngoscope will improve the glottic view compared to direct laryngoscopy, and secondarily, use of the video laryngoscope will reduce the time required to achieve successful tracheal intubation in patients undergoing bariatric surgery. (Weight loss surgery). The three types of video laryngoscopy devices include; the Verethon GlideScope, LMA McGrath and Karl-Storz Video-Mac.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject)

Conditions

Obesity

Intervention

MacGrath, GlideScope, Direct Macintosh 4 Laryngoscopy, Video-Mac

Location

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles
California
United States
90048

Status

Enrolling by invitation

Source

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:01-0400

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