A novel technique for securing supra-glottic airway device t
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Fixing of supra-glottic airway device with adhesive tape after proper placement may not be adequate. Many times, traction, weight of the tubes, heat and moisture exchange filter and unanticipated extubation force can displace a properly placed supra-glottic device. Different methods are used, i.e. Thomas’ tube holder, adhesive tape, Micropore™, Leucoplast™, quill tape and suture to fix endotracheal tubes. Similar techniques are also used for securing supra-glottic devices on tube holder, bed, shoulder, etc., but they are cumbersome and may displace during movement. Supra-glottic devices thus need to be secured properly to prevent malposition....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4966362/?report=reader#!po=37.5000
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