Lignocaine lubrication for ETT

Mixture:

1 part jelly

1 part lignocaine spray (10%)

= 5% lignocaine

Apply to inflated cuff, then deflate

Adv:

extubate fully awake but ETT tolerant without coughing on ETT

intra-op can be less deep, epecially with good going regional e.g. caudal

EdM @ LRI

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