Accuracy of Identification of the Cricothyroid Membrane in Female Subjects Using Palpation
Anesthesia & Analgesia, 04/26/2012
Aslani A et al. – Misidentification of the cricothyroid membrane (CTM) in female patients is common and its localization is less precise in those who are obese. This has implications for the likely success of invasive airway access via the CTM.