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Cuffed Only

nextgen learning to elevate your airway practice


IntroductionCuffed Advantages
Dive DeeperWhat’s Next


The choice between cuffed or uncuffed endotracheal tubes (ETTs) in pediatric patients is clear. Cuffed endotracheal tubes are the way to go. While the clinical decision still depends on various factors, including the patient’s age, size, and individual characteristics, there has been a paradigm shift in pediatric airway management towards using cuffed tubes only. We explain why here.

The History and the Evidence Behind the Cuffed Tubes

It’s Time to Let Go of the Old Teaching

To Be Completed

What’s Next


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