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Guidelines of Shott for Selecting an Endotracheal Tube for a Child with Down's Syndrome

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Pulmonology & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

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Shott evaluated the size of an endotracheal tube needed for the airway of a child with Down's syndrome. The selection of the correct size can reduce injury to the child's airway. The author is from Children's Hospital in Cincinnati.

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