Knowledge, behavior, and awareness of neonatologists and anesthesiologists about oral complications of intubation and protection methods

Pamukçu U., Dal A., Altuntas N., Çınar Ç., Altunkaynak B., Peker İ.

INTERNATIONAL DENTAL JOURNAL, vol.70, no.5, pp.374-380, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 70 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/idj.12572
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.374-380
  • Keywords: Palatal stabilizing device, premature infant, orotracheal intubation, oral complication, ENDOTRACHEAL INTUBATION, OROTRACHEAL INTUBATION, INFANTS, TUBES, PREVENTION, DENTITION, DEFECTS, TEETH, BIRTH
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives This study aimed to assess awareness of anesthesiologists and neonatologists about oral complications occurring during and after the orotracheal intubation (OTI) in premature infants and their knowledge and behavior regarding protection methods from these complications in clinical practice.