Airway trauma during difficult intubation… from the frying p
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Endotracheal tube (ETT) introducers (commonly known as bougies) help the anaesthesiologist in securing the airway during an unanticipated difficult intubation. Traumatic complications with bougies are rare but serious complications. We report a case of an unanticipated difficult intubation, where the bougie, used to secure the airway, led to a bronchial injury...

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