Airway Obstruction and Relief

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Airway Obstruction and Relief
1. Airway obstruction, hypotonia:
Upper airway obstruction related to hypotonia, mandibular block obstructs airway.
5. Airway stenting, oropharyngeal:
Oropharyngeal airway stenting mandibular block off pharyngeal wall
3. Hyperextension, head:
Extreme hyperextension of head/neck causing upper airway obstruction in an infant.
4. Jaw thrust:
Fully open airway through use of jaw thrust or jaw lift.
2. Extension, head: Partial relief of obstruction by head extension.
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