Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Anesthesiology
Volume 2014, Article ID 245752, 3 pages
Case Report

Tracheal Intubation through the I-gel for Emergency Cesarean Section in a Patient with Multidrug Hypersensitivity: A New Technique

1Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, S1W16,Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido 060-8543, Japan
2GSL Medical College and Hospital, Rajahmundry, India

Received 2 May 2014; Accepted 9 July 2014; Published 20 July 2014

Academic Editor: Neerja Bhardwaj

Copyright © 2014 Kartika Balaji Samala et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. K. Chaudhuri, J. Gonzales, C. A. Jesurun, M. T. Ambat, and S. Mandal-Chaudhuri, “Anaphylactic shock in pregnancy: a case study and review of the Literature,” International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 350–357, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. P. M. Mertes, M. C. Laxenaire, A. Lienhart et al., “Reducing the risk of anaphylaxis during anaesthesia: guidelines for clinical practice,” Journal of Investigational Allergology and Clinical Immunology, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 91–101, 2005. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. E. Macy, M. Schatz, and R. S. Zeiger, “Immediate hypersensitivity to methylparaben causing false-positive results of local anesthetic skin testing or provocative dose testing,” The Permanente Journal, vol. 6, supplement 1, pp. 17–21, 2002. View at Google Scholar
  4. J. L. Hawkins, J. Chang, S. K. Palmer, C. P. Gibbs, and W. M. Callaghan, “Anesthesia-related maternal mortality in the United States: 1979–2002,” Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 117, no. 1, pp. 69–74, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. R. S. H. Pumphrey and I. S. D. Roberts, “Postmortem findings after fatal anaphylactic reactions,” Journal of Clinical Pathology, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 273–276, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. H. King, S. Ashley, D. Brathwaite, J. Decayette, and D. J. Wooten, “Adequacy of general anesthesia for cesarean section,” Anesthesia & Analgesia, vol. 77, no. 1, pp. 84–88, 1993. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. B. K. Halaseh, Z. F. Sukkar, L. H. Hassan, A. T. H. Sia, W. A. Bushnaq, and H. Adarbeh, “The use of ProSeal laryngeal mask airway in caesarean section: experience in 3000 cases,” Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, vol. 38, no. 6, pp. 1023–1028, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. A. M. Helmy, H. M. Atef, E. M. El-Taher, and A. M. Heindak, “Comparative study between I-gel, a new supraglottic airway device, and classic laryngeal mask airway in anesthetized spontaneously ventilated patients,” Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia, vol. 4, pp. 131–136, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  9. M. Kleine-Brueggeney, L. Theiler, N. Urwyler, A. Vogt, and R. Greif, “Randomized trial comparing the i-gel and Magill tracheal tube with the single-use ILMA and ILMA tracheal tube for fibreoptic-guided intubation in anaesthetized patients with a predicted difficult airway,” British Journal of Anaesthesia, vol. 107, no. 2, pp. 251–257, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. R. Ueki, N. Komasawa, K. Nishimoto, T. Sugi, M. Hirose, and Y. Kaminoh, “Utility of the Aintree Intubation Catheter in fiberoptic tracheal intubation through the three types of intubating supraglottic airways: a manikin simulation study,” Journal of Anesthesia, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 363–367, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar