ADAPTOR FOR RESUSCITATION APPARATUS
Technical Report,01 Aug 1962,30 Sep 1962
WALTER REED ARMY MEDICAL CENTER, Prosthetics Research Lab WASHINGTON DC United States
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An adaptor or connecting mechanism between the tracheostomy tubes of current manufacture and other elements of the resuscitation apparatus used during the emergency transport of patients from the site of the accident to the treatment center was developed which satisfied the following 3 criteria 1 adaptable to each size of tracheostomy tubes, 2 self-supporting, and secure in its attachment, requiring no external AID, AND 3 amenable to the temperatures encountered during sterilization by autoclave without distortion or destruction.