Submental approach for tracheal intubation in patients with panfacial fractures- A Case Report

Mohammed Shiju

Abstract


Sunmental approach for tracheal intubation is a simple procedure instead of tracheostomy in the management of complex panfacial fracture  patients.  This paper reports the successful management of a panfacial fracture with submental intubation.


Keywords


Panfacial fracture;Submental Approach; Tracheal intubation; Panfacial fracture

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