Comparison of endotracheal tube cuff pressures inflated with saline or air in gynecological laparoscopic surgery

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Şahin S., Beşir A., Saylan S., Akdoğan A., Tuğcugil E.

MARMARA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.34, no.2, pp.140-146, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5472/marumj.942649
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.140-146
  • Keywords: Laparoscopic surgery, Trendelenburg position, Sore throat, Cuff pressure, POSTOPERATIVE SORE THROAT, RISK-FACTORS, TRACHEAL, ANESTHESIA, INTUBATION, VOLUME
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: We compared the air or saline insufflated endotracheal tube (ETT) cuff pressures and their effects on postoperative respiratory complications in gynecological laparoscopic surgeries in the Trendelenburg position (TP).