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Any attempt at intubation will cause many cardiovascular responses and the major concern during this time is to attenuate the same. Similar response is seen during procedures on Larynx in microlaryngeal surgery which produces an intense cardiovascular stimulation during suspension laryngoscopy and intubation. AIM OF STUDY Supraglottic jet ventilation versus conventional endotracheal ventilation in minor laryngeal surgeries. To evaluate the haemodynamic response in supraglottic jet ventilation and conventional intubation in minor laryngeal surgeries. METHODS Patients were randomised to 2 Groups: 30 patients in each group; Group A - in whom supraglottic jet ventilation was planned and Group B - in whom endotracheal intubation was planned. RESULT The haemodynamic response in terms of increase in MAP and HR is significantly more with endotracheal intubation than with supraglottic jet ventilation. CONCLUSION Our study showed that supraglottic jet ventilation showed a better haemodynamic stability when compared to conventional endotracheal intubation in patients undergoing minor laryngeal surgeries. Statistical scores were also in favour of the patients treated with supraglottic jet ventilation based on the p values.

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Associate Professor, Department of Anaesthesiology, Dr. V.R.K. Women’s Medical College, Teaching Hospital & Research Centre, Aziznagar, R.R. District, Telangana 2: Associate Professor, Department of Anaesthesiology, Government Medical College, Nizamabad, Telangana. 3: Professor & HOD, Department of Anaesthesiology, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, Telangana. 4: Senior Resident, Department of Anaesthesiology, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, Telangana.

Publication date: January 1, 2016

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