Laryngospasm

Last updated 29/06/18

Definition



View of vocal cords in laryngospasm


Features


Associated Signs & Symptoms


Differentials


Risk Factors/Causes


Investigations


Management


Complications




References


  1. Laryngospasm in Anaesthesia, Continuing Education in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain, August 26 2013
  2. The Associateion of Anaesthetists of Great Britian & Ireland, Anaesthesia Tutorial of the Week" Paediatric Anaesthetic Emergencies Part 1 & 2, July 2013
  3. Video: Laryngospasm, A Potentially Dangerous Protective Reflex
  4. Pic: Laryngospasm of cords
  5. Mitchell V, Dravid R, Patel A, Swampillai C, Higgs A. Difficult Airway Society Guidelines for the management of tracheal extubation. Anaesthesia. 2012;67:318-340.