One possible complication of using an endotracheal tube is that the casualty may
develop _________________________________ of the trachea or vocal cords.
When you are inserting the EOA or EGTA, insert the tube following the curve of
the pharynx until ________________________________.
To seal the mask of an EOA or EGTA and check that the tube is properly placed,
blow into the tube and watch for ________________________________.
The chief advantage of the endotracheal tube, if properly placed, is that it
If an endotracheal tube is in the casualty, air goes directly through the mouth and
is not warmed, _____________________ , or ___________________ functions
normally performed by the nasal passages.
When you are using an endotracheal tube, determine the length of the tube by
measuring the distance from the casualty's _________________________ and
adding the distance from _________________________________.
It is possible to cause damage when inserting an endotracheal tube; for example,
teeth may be ___________________ or _________________________.
You are intubating with an orotracheal ET and hear a rushing sound over the
abdomen along with sounds over the lower lung fields. You have missed the
_____________________ and gone into the ________________________.