A Comparison of Kings Vision Video Laryngoscope with Macintosh Laryngoscope in Adult Patients Undergoing Elective Surgical Procedure
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
www.ijsr.net | Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed International Journal

ISSN: 2319-7064



Downloads: 154 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper | Medicine Science | India | Volume 7 Issue 2, February 2018

A Comparison of Kings Vision Video Laryngoscope with Macintosh Laryngoscope in Adult Patients Undergoing Elective Surgical Procedure

Bina Patel, Jigisha Surti, Parul Jani, Pragna Vachharajani

Airway management remains a vital primary skill for anaesthesiologist. We aimed at comparing the efficacy of direct laryngoscopy using the conventional Macintosh blade with indirect laryngoscopy using the King Vision video laryngoscope (KVVL) with regard to visualization of the laryngeal view, speed of intubation, intubation success rate, complications and hemodynamic stability. After approval from hospital ethical committee this study was carried out in 50 patients of American Society of Anesthesiologist (ASA) physical status I & II, aged 20 to 60 years of either sex, scheduled for elective surgeries under general anaesthesia. All patients were divided in to two groups. Group K patients were intubated using King vision laryngoscope and in Group M - patients were intubated using Macintosh laryngoscope. Kings vision video laryngoscope with channeled blade performed better during intubation as compared to Macintosh laryngoscope in terms of better visualization of glottis, lesser attempts for intubation, lesser airway trauma & reduced hemodynamic response to laryngoscopy.

Keywords: Direct laryngoscopy, endotracheal intubationn, video laryngoscopy, Kings Vision video laryngoscope

Edition: Volume 7 Issue 2, February 2018

Pages: 218 - 222

Share this Article

How to Cite this Article?

Bina Patel, Jigisha Surti, Parul Jani, Pragna Vachharajani, "A Comparison of Kings Vision Video Laryngoscope with Macintosh Laryngoscope in Adult Patients Undergoing Elective Surgical Procedure", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20179853, Volume 7 Issue 2, February 2018, 218 - 222

Enter Your Email Address




Similar Articles with Keyword 'Direct laryngoscopy'

Downloads: 99 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙10

Case Studies, Medicine Science, Turkey, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014

Pages: 906 - 908

Difficult Airway Management in an Ankylosing Spondilitis Patient

Esra Mercanoglu Efe, Tolga Yazc, Gltekin Orhan, Aysun Ylmazlar

Share this Article

Downloads: 117

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 7 Issue 1, January 2018

Pages: 1989 - 1993

Success of Tracheal Intubation under Vision Using the LMA C-Trach, A New Laryngeal Mask Airway: Evaluation in 30 Patients

Dr. Bhavna Soni, Dr. Nikita S. Badmaliya, Dr. Bhavna H. Sojitra, Dr. Pragna Vachharajani

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Direct'

Downloads: 44

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Iraq, Volume 6 Issue 7, July 2017

Pages: 1515 - 1520

Baseline Needs Assessment for Breast Cancer Awareness and Management among Paramedical Health Care Providers in Iraq

Nada A.S. Alwan; Wafa' M. Alattar; Nawar Al Mallah; Thamira K. Hassoun

Share this Article

Downloads: 91 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Bulgaria, Volume 4 Issue 7, July 2015

Pages: 1169 - 1171

Contemporary Treatment of Parkinsons Disease

Mancheva-Ganeva Velina, Manchev Lachezar, Ganev Iordan, Manchev Ivan

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'laryngoscopy'

Downloads: 98

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014

Pages: 654 - 658

Comparative Evaluation of Oral Gabapentin and Pregabalin Premedication for Attenuation of Pressor Response to Endotracheal Intubation under General Anaesthesia

Namratha. S. Urs, ShobhaD

Share this Article

Downloads: 99 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙10

Case Studies, Medicine Science, Turkey, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014

Pages: 906 - 908

Difficult Airway Management in an Ankylosing Spondilitis Patient

Esra Mercanoglu Efe, Tolga Yazc, Gltekin Orhan, Aysun Ylmazlar

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'endotracheal'

Downloads: 98

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014

Pages: 654 - 658

Comparative Evaluation of Oral Gabapentin and Pregabalin Premedication for Attenuation of Pressor Response to Endotracheal Intubation under General Anaesthesia

Namratha. S. Urs, ShobhaD

Share this Article

Downloads: 109

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 5, May 2017

Pages: 1656 - 1659

Real Time Point of care Ultrasonography versus Auscultation for the confirmation of Endotracheal versus Bronchial Intubation in Emergency Department

Dr Ganesha BS, Dr Narendra SS, Dr Udaykumar JK, Dr Bharath K, Dr Vijaykumar

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'video'

Downloads: 103

Survey Paper, Medicine Science, Albania, Volume 5 Issue 6, June 2016

Pages: 1325 - 1327

Prevalence and Incidence of Voice Disorders in Opera Singers, Tirana

Dr. Zaharia Klodiana, Shehi Agim

Share this Article

Downloads: 109

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 10, October 2014

Pages: 2380 - 2388

A Study to Assess Effectiveness of Video Assisted Teaching on Needle Stick Injury Regarding Knowledge and Attitude among Staff Nurses Working in Krishna Hospital, Karad

Nagesh D. Gundap, V.R. Mohite, Tukaram Zagade

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Vision'

Downloads: 37

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Saudi Arabia, Volume 6 Issue 1, January 2017

Pages: 2450 - 2458

Awareness on Diabetes Complications and Protective Measures in Makkah Region among Known Diabetic Patients: A Cross-Sectional Survey

Anoud R. Omer; Abdullah A. Alghamdi; Rakan A. AlYamani; Salman H. Alqurash; Abdulaziz A. Alshikh; Roa'a A. Alshaik; Mohamed E. Salih; Anees A Sindi

Share this Article

Downloads: 87

Case Studies, Medicine Science, India, Volume 8 Issue 11, November 2019

Pages: 1667 - 1668

Kayser Fleischer Ring - An Early Indicator of Wilsons Disease - A Case Study

Mridula V Amarnath

Share this Article



Top