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References for review:
American Society of Anesthesiologists. Practice Guidelines for Management of the
Difficult Airway. Anesthesiology. 2003:98:1269-77.
Gabrielli, A; O’Connor, MF; Maccioli, GA. Anesthesia Advanced Circulatory Life Support.
The American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists & The American Society of
Anesthesiologists, Committee on Critical Care Medicine. Monograph as of February
Wilson, WC. Trauma: Airway Management: ASA Difficulty Airway Algorithm Modiifed
for Trauma-and Five Common Trauma Intubation Scenarios. ASA Newsletter. 2005. Vol.
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