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Jo Park-Ross

Jo Park-Ross

Flight paramedic, #FOAM enthusiast.

Under pressure: Endotracheal tube cuffs

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What’s the┬áproblem? The average internal diameter of an adult trachea is 1,5 – 2 cm and this doesn’t leave much room for expansion. Over-inflated cuffs could be killing off tracheal…

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