Detrimental Effects of Filling Laryngotracheal Airways To Excessive Pressure (DEFLATE-P): a quality improvement initiative
作者: Ashley V. FritzGregory J. MickusMichael A. VegaJ. Ross RenewSorin J. Brull
作者单位: 1Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road S, 32224, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
刊名: BMC Anesthesiology, 2020, Vol.20 (5), pp.582-584
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12871-020-00963-6
关键词: Sore throatCoughVocal cord damageCuff pressureManometry
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)This quality improvement (QI) project was performed at a single center to determine the incidence of postoperative complications associated with use of cuffed airway devices. An educational program was then completed that involved training our anesthesia providers about complications related to excessive cuff pressure and how to utilize a quantitative cuff pressure measurement device (manometer). The impact of this educational initiative was assessed by comparing the incidence of postoperative complications associated with the use of airway devices before and after the training period. Methods(#br)After approval by our institution’s Institutional Review Board, a pre-intervention (baseline) survey was obtained from 259 adult patients after having undergone...
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