Comparison of King Vision video laryngoscope and Macintosh laryngoscope: a prospective randomized controlled clinical trial


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Erdivanli B., Sen A., Batcik S., Koyuncu T., Kazdal H.

REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, vol.68, no.5, pp.499-506, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjan.2018.04.003
  • Journal Name: REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.499-506
  • Keywords: Airway management, Direct laryngoscopy, Endotracheal intubation, General anesthesia, Video laryngoscopy, TRACHEAL INTUBATION, DIFFICULT AIRWAYS, ANESTHETISTS, VIDEOLARYNGOSCOPY, MAC

Abstract

Background and objectives: We compared the efficiency of the King Vision video laryngoscope and the Macintosh laryngoscope, when used by experienced anesthesiologists on adult patients with varying intubating conditions, in a prospective randomized controlled clinical trial.