Coloured Atlas

Intubation Equipment

  1. Laryngoscope handle – an instrument used to visualize the larynx
  2. Macintosh III laryngoscope blade
  3. Miller laryngoscope blade
  4. Cuffed endotracheal tube – a catheter that is placed inside the trachea to maintain a patent airway.
  5. Stylet – a probe that assists with intubation
  6. Large oral airway – a device that opens an airway by preventing the tongue from covering the epiglottis
  7. Small oral airway – same as the large oral airway (but smaller)
  8. Nasal airway – similar to the oral airway, but goes through the nose
  9. Yanker suction tip – oral suctioning tool
  10. McGill Forceps – aid passage of endotracheal tubes
  11. Face mask
  12. Syringe
  13. Carbon dioxide detector
  14. Tracheal light
  15. Bougie – similar in function to a stylet but more elastic

Intubation Equipment