Identify the manoeuvre displayed in the image and choose the wrong statement.

a) It is known as Sellick’s manoeuvre.
b) Pressure is applied to the cricoid cartilage to occlude the esophagus and prevent regurgitation and subsequent aspiration of gastric contents.
c) Will prevent regurgitation from active vomiting
d) It has been shown to be effective in the prevention of passive regurgitation and subsequent aspiration

22

One thought on “Identify the manoeuvre displayed in the image and choose the wrong statement.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s