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Supraglottic airway devices versus tracheal intubation for airway management during general anaesthesia in obese patients

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2013
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Title
Supraglottic airway devices versus tracheal intubation for airway management during general anaesthesia in obese patients
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd010105.pub2
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Authors

Amanda Nicholson, Tim M Cook, Andrew F Smith, Sharon R Lewis, Stephanie S Reed

Abstract

The number of obese patients requiring general anaesthesia is likely to increase in coming years, and obese patients pose considerable challenges to the anaesthetic team. Tracheal intubation may be more difficult and risk of aspiration of gastric contents into the lungs is increased in obese patients. Supraglottic airway devices (SADs) offer an alternative airway to traditional tracheal intubation with potential benefits, including ease of fit and less airway disturbance. Although SADs are now widely used, clinical concerns remain that their use for airway management in obese patients may increase the risk of serious complications.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Japan 2 <1%
United States 2 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Unknown 314 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 46 14%
Student > Bachelor 37 12%
Researcher 35 11%
Other 26 8%
Student > Postgraduate 24 8%
Other 76 24%
Unknown 76 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 148 46%
Nursing and Health Professions 27 8%
Psychology 10 3%
Unspecified 9 3%
Social Sciences 7 2%
Other 35 11%
Unknown 84 26%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 14. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 16 October 2020.
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#2,530,272
of 25,383,344 outputs
Outputs from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#5,138
of 12,571 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#21,625
of 209,874 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cochrane database of systematic reviews
#113
of 230 outputs
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