Does Objective Measurement of Tracheal Tube Cuff Pressures Minimise Adverse Effects and Maintain Accurate Cuff Pressures? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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Abstract

(Abstracted from Anaesth Intensive Care, 44(5):560–570, 2016)

Endotracheal or tracheostomy tube intubation is frequently required in many intensive care unit or operating theater patients. Both overinflation and underinflation of the cuff on these devices can lead to tracheal injuries and complications.

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