Epiglottitis treatments

Treatments could include:

  • Humidified Oxygen Therapy
  • Intubation of Trachea
  • Antibiotic Therapy
  • Direct laryngoscopy with stripping of epiglottis using operating microscope (procedure)
  • Direct laryngoscopy with stripping of epiglottis (procedure)
  • Respiratory assist, manual
  • Administration of Intravenous Fluids
  • Endotracheal intubation (EI) is an emergency procedure most often performed in patients who are unconscious or who cannot breathe on their own. EI helps to prevent suffocation or obstruction of the passage of air. In a typical EI, a patient is fir...
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