The Society of Airway Management recently issued guidelines for Difficult Airway Management in COVID-19 patients.  The SARS CoV-2 (COVID-19) virus is extremely contagious via respiratory droplets and therefore extra precautions are needed for airway management in severe COVID-19 infection.  Airway…
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Recently, a retrospective review of over 14,000 adult patients who underwent general anesthesia were assessed. A multivariable analysis was used to determine risk factors of difficult laryngeal mask airways (LMA). The following four risk factors were identified: male gender, age…
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