Combitube® Esophageal/Tracheal Double-Lumen Airway
Description:...ion and effective ventilation with the Combitube®: Esophageal/Tracheal double-Lumen Airway from Nellcor. Unlike traditional endotracheal tubes, the combitube
airway is designed to establish a nonsurgical patient airway when placed into either the trachea or the esophagus.
Indications For Usage:
Combitube - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
is a device designed to facilitate the blind intubation of a patient. It consists of a cuffed double-lumen tube with one blind end. Inflation of the cuff allows the device to function as an endotracheal tube and closes off the esophagus, allowing ventilation and preventing reflux of gastric contents.
Combitube - Airway Device Difficult Airway Tutorials
Difficult airway management ... Liem EB (2006): Combitube
Intubation. ... The Combitube
is a twin lumen device designed for use in emergency situations ...
™ is a double-lumen tube with one blind end which functionsas an ... Techniques for intubation via Combitube
™ have been described ...
Pittsburgh EMS Pre-Hospital Care Monograph
does NOT replace endotracheal intubation but ... anatomy of the Combitube
and the way to confirm it's location in the esophagus or ...
The Esophageal-Tracheal Combitube
® can now be considered a primary airway device ... Test the cuffs on the Combitube
® prior to insertion. ...
EMT-I Combitube Protocol (SAMPLE)
Kern County EMS Department EMT-1 Combitube
Policies and Procedures ... The intent of EMT-1 Combitube
under CCR Title 22 EMT-1 Optional ...