Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Published by: Kowsar

Diagnostic Value of Sonography for Confirmation of Endotracheal Intubation in the Emergency Department

Farzad Rahmani 1 , Zahra Parsian 2 , Kavous Shahsavarinia 3 , Mahboob Pouraghaei 3 , Sohrab Negargar 4 , Robab Mehdizadeh Esfanjani 5 and Hassan Soleimanpour 4 , *
Authors Information
1 Road Traffic Injury Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
2 Students’ Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
3 Emergency Medicine Research Team, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
4 Cardiovascular Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Daneshgah Street, Tabriz, Iran
5 Neurosciences Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: December 2017, 7 (6); e58350
  • Published Online: November 12, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 19, 2017
  • Revised: October 14, 2017
  • Accepted: October 19, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.58350

To Cite: Rahmani F, Parsian Z, Shahsavarinia K, Pouraghaei M, Negargar S, et al. Diagnostic Value of Sonography for Confirmation of Endotracheal Intubation in the Emergency Department, Anesth Pain Med. 2017 ; 7(6):e58350. doi: 10.5812/aapm.58350.

Abstract
Copyright © 2017, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. Soleimanpour H, Gholipouri C, Panahi JR, Afhami MR, Ghafouri RR, Golzari SE, et al. Role of anesthesiology curriculum in improving bag-mask ventilation and intubation success rates of emergency medicine residents: a prospective descriptive study. BMC Emerg Med. 2011;11:8. doi: 10.1186/1471-227X-11-8. [PubMed: 21676271].
  • 2. Soleimanpour H, Panahi JR, Mahmoodpoor A, Ghafouri RR. Digital intubation training in residency program, as an alternative method in airway management. Pak J Med Sci. 2011;27(401-4).
  • 3. Pouraghaei M, Moharamzadeh P, Soleimanpour H, Rahmani F, Safari S, Mahmoodpoor A, et al. Comparison between the effects of alfentanil, fentanyl and sufentanil on hemodynamic indices during rapid sequence intubation in the emergency department. Anesth Pain Med. 2014;4(1). e14618. doi: 10.5812/aapm.14618. [PubMed: 24660155].
  • 4. Mahmoodpoor A, Soleimanpour H, Golzari SE, Nejabatian A, Pourlak T, Amani M, et al. Determination of the diagnostic value of the Modified Mallampati Score, Upper Lip Bite Test and Facial Angle in predicting difficult intubation: A prospective descriptive study. J Clin Anesth. 2017;37:99-102. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2016.12.010. [PubMed: 28235540].
  • 5. Peirovifar A, Mahmoodpoor A, Golzari SE, Soleimanpour H, Eslampour Y, Fattahi V. Efficacy of video-guided laryngoscope in airway management skills of medical students. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol. 2014;30(4):488-91. doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.142810. [PubMed: 25425772].
  • 6. Golzari SE, Soleimanpour H, Mehryar H, Salarilak S, Mahmoodpoor A, Panahi JR, et al. Comparison of three methods in improving bag mask ventilation. Int J Prev Med. 2014;5(4):489-93. [PubMed: 24829737].
  • 7. Mahmoodpoor A, Soleimanpour H, Nia KS, Panahi JR, Afhami M, Golzari SE, et al. Sensitivity of palm print, modified mallampati score and 3-3-2 rule in prediction of difficult intubation. Int J Prev Med. 2013;4(9):1063-9. [PubMed: 24130949].
  • 8. Deiorio NM. Continuous end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring for confirmation of endotracheal tube placement is neither widely available nor consistently applied by emergency physicians. Emerg Med J. 2005;22(7):490-3. doi: 10.1136/emj.2004.015818. [PubMed: 15983084].
  • 9. Salem MR. Verification of endotracheal tube position. Anesthesiol Clin North America. 2001;19(4):813-39. doi: 10.1016/S0889-8537(01)80012-2. [PubMed: 11778382].
  • 10. Birmingham PK, Cheney FW, Ward RJ. Esophageal intubation: a review of detection techniques. Anesth Analg. 1986;65(8):886-91. doi: 10.1213/00000539-198608000-00012. [PubMed: 3089066].
  • 11. Soleimanpour H, Rahman F. Role of sonography for post intubation confirmation. Emerg Med. 2014;4. doi: 10.4172/2165-7548.1000e135.
  • 12. Rosenstein AL, Jones RA, Werner SL, Meurer WJ, Echevarria MA, Emerman CL. Ultrasound as a tool to confirm tracheal intubation. Acad Emerg Med. 2004;11(5):491. doi: 10.1197/j.aem.2004.02.423.
  • 13. Chou HC, Tseng WP, Wang CH, Ma MH, Wang HP, Huang PC, et al. Tracheal rapid ultrasound exam (T.R.U.E.) for confirming endotracheal tube placement during emergency intubation. Resuscitation. 2011;82(10):1279-84. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2011.05.016. [PubMed: 21684668].
  • 14. Lahham S, Baydoun J, Bailey J, Sandoval S, Wilson SP, Fox JC, et al. A Prospective Evaluation of Transverse Tracheal Sonography During Emergent Intubation by Emergency Medicine Resident Physicians. J Ultrasound Med. 2017;36(10):2079-85. doi: 10.1002/jum.14231. [PubMed: 28503749].
  • 15. Adi O, Chuan TW, Rishya M. A feasibility study on bedside upper airway ultrasonography compared to waveform capnography for verifying endotracheal tube location after intubation. Crit Ultrasound J. 2013;5(1):7. doi: 10.1186/2036-7902-5-7. [PubMed: 23826756].
  • 16. Werner SL, Smith CE, Goldstein JR, Jones RA, Cydulka RK. Pilot study to evaluate the accuracy of ultrasonography in confirming endotracheal tube placement. Ann Emerg Med. 2007;49(1):75-80. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2006.07.004. [PubMed: 17014927].
  • 17. Singh M, Chin KJ, Chan VW, Wong DT, Prasad GA, Yu E. Use of sonography for airway assessment: an observational study. J Ultrasound Med. 2010;29(1):79-85. doi: 10.7863/jum.2010.29.1.79. [PubMed: 20040778].
  • 18. Soleimanpour H, Taghizadieh A, Niafar M, Rahmani F, Golzari SE, Esfanjani RM. Predictive value of capnography for suspected diabetic ketoacidosis in the emergency department. West J Emerg Med. 2013;14(6):590-4. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2013.4.14296. [PubMed: 24381677].
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments