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Airway, Guedel

From the Collection of Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History ANZCA House 630 St Kilda Road Melbourne Victoria

Description
Curved, red rubber tubing with a metal connector in one end.
Object Registration
1176
Historical information
Oral airways, such as the Guedel, make it much easier for patients to be ventilated. They depress the tongue and prevent it from falling to the back of the throat where it would obstruct the airway.
Inscriptions & Markings
19M.M. DO
Last updated
21 Jun 2019 at 9:39AM