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[Leakage in anesthesia circuits--a comparison between 1998 and 2005 investigations].

Authors
  • Tokumine, Joho
  • Nitta, Kenichi
  • Higa, Tatsuya
  • Gushiken, Kouji
  • Okayama, Haruka
  • Sugahara, Kazuhiro
Type
Published Article
Journal
Masui. The Japanese journal of anesthesiology
Publication Date
Apr 01, 2007
Volume
56
Issue
4
Pages
453–458
Identifiers
PMID: 17441459
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Most instances of leakage of the above described anesthesia circuits were identified in the corrugated breathing tube and canister. As a result of our findings, we strongly recommend that these parts be checked very carefully during pre-anesthetic leak tests.

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