Punción de emergencia del conducto de aire

La punción de emergencia del conducto de aire se puede realizar cuando hayan fallado todos los esfuerzos por desalojar un objeto atascado en la garganta. El procedimiento debe ser ejecutado únicamente por un profesional médico y consiste en insertar una aguja hueca en la garganta, justo debajo del cartílago tiroideo.Punción de emergencia del conducto de aire

Revision

Last reviewed 7/16/2011 by Jacob L. Heller, MD, MHA, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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