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Hemodynamic Changes Following Endotracheal Intubation in Patients Undergoing Cesarean Section With General Anesthesia: Application of Glidescope® Videolaryngoscope Versus Direct Laryngoscope

Shahram Amini 1 , * and Majid Shakib 2
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1 Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
2 Buali Hospital, Artesh University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: April 2015, 5 (2); e61536
  • Published Online: March 30, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 7, 2014
  • Revised: August 16, 2014
  • Accepted: October 25, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.21836

To Cite: Amini S, Shakib M. Hemodynamic Changes Following Endotracheal Intubation in Patients Undergoing Cesarean Section With General Anesthesia: Application of Glidescope® Videolaryngoscope Versus Direct Laryngoscope, Anesth Pain Med. 2015 ; 5(2):e61536. doi: 10.5812/aapm.21836.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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