Lidocaine lubricants for intubation-related complications: more details, more significance?

  • Lin ChenEmail author
  • Shuai Xu


Conflicts of interest

None declared.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Hilary P. Grocott, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Basic Medical ScienceSecond Military Medical UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Department of Anesthesiology, Changhai HospitalSecond Military Medical UniversityShanghaiChina

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