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Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia

, Volume 48, Issue 2, pp 212–212 | Cite as

Difficult airway management with the combination of a fibreoptic stylet and McCoy laryngoscope

  • Nobuhiro Saruki
  • Shigeru Saito
  • Jun Sato
  • Toshifumi Takahashi
  • Ryuji Tozawa
Correspondence

Keywords

Tracheal Intubation Vocal Cord Macintosh Laryngoscope Plastic Optical Fiber Difficult Airway Management 
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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nobuhiro Saruki
    • 1
  • Shigeru Saito
    • 1
  • Jun Sato
    • 1
  • Toshifumi Takahashi
    • 1
  • Ryuji Tozawa
    • 1
  1. 1.MaebashiJapan

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