Facing the airway challenges in maxillofacial trauma: Correspondence Address:
airway Facial trauma
Endotracheal intubation is the gold standard procedure to secure the airway in trauma patients. Additionally, increased sedation may be necessary due to the oral route of tube placement in patients who require long-term ventilation. Fiberoptic intubation of the spontaneously breathing patient is the gold standard and technique of choice for the elective management of a difficult airway. Advanced trauma life support.
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