Unusual Cause of Endotracheal Tube Cuff Inflation Failure

Articles Between Issues:August 18, 2023

A 2-year-old undergoing dental rehab was intubated orally with a Covidien (Mansfield, MA) Shiley Hi-Lo Oral Tracheal 4.0 cuffed ETT. After confirmation of ETT placement, we attempted to adjust the leak to 20 cmH20…

Thermal Injury After Use of a Convective Warming System

APSF Newsletter, February 2022

Two consecutive patients suffered similar thermal injuries to the upper extremity and chest after the use of a convective warming system. Both patients underwent a laparoscopic robotic prostatectomy in the Trendelenberg position with arms tucked…

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