D T Wong

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior cervical screw extrusion leading to acute upper airway obstruction: case report
    David T Wong
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E683-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Brief review: the Cobra Perilaryngeal Airway (CobraPLA and the Streamlined Liner of Pharyngeal Airway (SLIPA) supraglottic airways
    Hedieh Hooshangi
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 55:177-85. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Cannot intubate-cannot ventilate and difficult intubation strategies: results of a Canadian national survey
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8
    Anesth Analg 100:1439-46, table of contents. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Preadmission anesthesia consultation using telemedicine technology: a pilot study
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 100:1605-7. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Repeated attempts improve tracheal tube insertion time using the intubating laryngeal airway in a mannequin
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto M5T 2S8, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Anesth 22:619-24. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute upper airway angioedema secondary to acquired C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency: a case report
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:900-3. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Case report: Endotracheal tube malposition in a patient with a tracheal bronchus
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, MC 2 405, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 53:810-3. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The laryngeal mask airway prevents supraglottic leak during ventilation through an uncuffed cricothyroidotomy
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 54:151-4. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Lighted stylet-guided intubation via the intubating laryngeal airway in a patient with Hallermann-Streiff syndrome
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, MC2 405, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5T 2S8
    Can J Anaesth 56:147-50. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint What is the minimum training required for successful cricothyroidotomy?: a study in mannequins
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 98:349-53. 2003

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior cervical screw extrusion leading to acute upper airway obstruction: case report
    David T Wong
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E683-6. 2005
    ..Case report of late postoperative complication...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brief review: the Cobra Perilaryngeal Airway (CobraPLA and the Streamlined Liner of Pharyngeal Airway (SLIPA) supraglottic airways
    Hedieh Hooshangi
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 55:177-85. 2008
    ..To summarize the published literature related to two, new supraglottic airways (SGAs): the Cobra Perilaryngeal Airway (CobraPLA) and the Streamlined Liner of Pharyngeal Airway (SLIPA)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cannot intubate-cannot ventilate and difficult intubation strategies: results of a Canadian national survey
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8
    Anesth Analg 100:1439-46, table of contents. 2005
    ..Practice on mannequins was associated with improved comfort in using infraglottic airways in patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preadmission anesthesia consultation using telemedicine technology: a pilot study
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 100:1605-7. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Repeated attempts improve tracheal tube insertion time using the intubating laryngeal airway in a mannequin
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto M5T 2S8, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Anesth 22:619-24. 2010
    ..To determine if repeated performance of endotracheal tube insertion via the intubating laryngeal airway (ILA) would shorten insertion time in mannequins...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute upper airway angioedema secondary to acquired C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency: a case report
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:900-3. 2003
    ..We report a case of acute upper airway angioedema presumed to be due to the local anesthetic articaine, which was subsequently diagnosed as acquired C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency...
  7. ncbi request reprint Case report: Endotracheal tube malposition in a patient with a tracheal bronchus
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, MC 2 405, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 53:810-3. 2006
    ..We report a patient with a tracheal bronchus that was found incidentally during surgery in the prone position, and the potential airway management problems which may have ensued...
  8. ncbi request reprint The laryngeal mask airway prevents supraglottic leak during ventilation through an uncuffed cricothyroidotomy
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 54:151-4. 2007
    ..The supraglottic leak was eliminated by the insertion of a laryngeal mask airway with an occluded 15-mm connector...
  9. doi request reprint Lighted stylet-guided intubation via the intubating laryngeal airway in a patient with Hallermann-Streiff syndrome
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, MC2 405, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5T 2S8
    Can J Anaesth 56:147-50. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint What is the minimum training required for successful cricothyroidotomy?: a study in mannequins
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 98:349-53. 2003
    ..However, many practicing anesthesiologists do not have experience with cricothyroidotomy. The purpose of this study was to determine the minimum training required to perform cricothyroidotomy in 40 s or less in mannequins...
  11. doi request reprint Lengthening of the trachea during neck extension: which part of the trachea is stretched?
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, MC2 405 Toronto, Ontario M5T 258, Canada
    Anesth Analg 107:989-93. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the distances of the three segments of the airway from upper incisors to carina in intubated patients in three different neck positions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Electrocautery-induced tachycardia in a rate-responsive pacemaker
    D T Wong
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Toronto, Canada
    Anesthesiology 94:710-1. 2001
    ..We report a case in which electrocautery induced a pacemaker in ventricle-paced, ventricle-sensed, inhibited, rate-responsive (VVIR) mode to pace at a programmed maximum rate of 130 pulses/min...
  13. doi request reprint A comparison between the Boussignacâ„¢ continuous positive airway pressure mask and the venturi mask in terms of improvement in the PaO2/F(I)O2 ratio in morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst St, MC2 405, Toronto, ON, M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 58:532-9. 2011
    ..This study compared the Boussignacâ„¢ continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) mask with the venturi face mask in terms of the postoperative PaO2/F(I)O2 (PF) ratio in morbidly obese patients after bariatric surgery...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of bronchoscope rotation on tracheal tube orientation at the glottic level in a mannequin
    David T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, MC2 405, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 57:913-8. 2010
    ..This study examined the effect of external fibreoptic bronchoscope (FOB) rotations on endotracheal tube (ETT) orientations at the glottic level...
  15. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous emphysema following trans-cricothyroid membrane injection of local anesthetic
    D T Wong
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 47:165-8. 2000
    ..To present a case of preoperative subcutaneous emphysema (SCE) as a complication of trans-cricothyroid membrane (TCM) injection of lidocaine for awake intubation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of telemedicine in chronic pain consultation: a pilot study
    Philip W H Peng
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Pain 22:350-2. 2006
    ..The present study was the first pilot project to determine whether telemedicine technology for chronic pain consultation was feasible, cost-saving, and satisfactory to patients and pain physicians...
  17. doi request reprint Elimination of preoperative testing in ambulatory surgery
    Frances Chung
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesth Analg 108:467-75. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Infection control and anesthesia: lessons learned from the Toronto SARS outbreak
    Philip W H Peng
    Departments of Anesthesia, and Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:989-97. 2003
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Use of manometry for laryngeal mask airway reduces postoperative pharyngolaryngeal adverse events: a prospective, randomized trial
    Edwin Seet
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Anesthesiology 112:652-7. 2010
    ..This double-blind randomized trial compared pharyngolaryngeal complications in patients managed with manometers to limit the LMA intracuff pressure (<44 mmHg) with patients under routine care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory surgery adult patient selection criteria - a survey of Canadian anesthesiologists
    Zeev Friedman
    Department of Anesthesia, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 51:437-43. 2004
    ..An increasing number of patients with complex medical problems are now considered suitable for ambulatory surgery. The purpose of this study was to identify the current clinical practice of ambulatory surgical patient selection...
  21. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and resource utilization of remifentanil and fentanyl in fast-track coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a prospective randomized, double-blinded controlled, multi-center trial
    D C Cheng
    Division of Cardiac Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Anesth Analg 92:1094-102. 2001
    ..The postoperative recovery and resource utilization, including stratification of preoperative risk score, age, and country, were analyzed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Surgical repositioning of dislocated capsular tension rings
    Iqbal Ike K Ahmed
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Ophthalmology 112:1725-33. 2005
    ..To present techniques and results of surgical repositioning of subluxed and dislocated capsular tension rings (CTRs)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for preoperative administration of patients' home medications
    Waseem Ashraf
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    J Perianesth Nurs 19:228-33. 2004
    ..These guidelines were then provided to the preadmission staff to instruct patients regarding preoperative medications. These guidelines will have to be reassessed periodically as new medications and medical evidence emerge...
  24. ncbi request reprint Management choices for the difficult airway by anesthesiologists in Canada
    Kathryn Jenkins
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 49:850-6. 2002
    ..This study assessed difficult airway management, training and equipment availability among Canadian anesthesiologists...
  25. ncbi request reprint A comparison of a new indicator-guided with a conventional wire-guided percutaneous cricothyroidotomy device in mannequins
    Nicole M Assmann
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Anesth Analg 105:148-54. 2007
    ..In this study we compared the insertion times of a new indicator-guided cricothyroidotomy device and a wire-guided device in mannequins...
  26. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of laryngeal mask airway Supreme versus laryngeal mask airway ProSeal: a randomized controlled trial
    Edwin Seet
    Department of Anesthesia, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 27:602-7. 2010
    ..The oropharyngeal leak pressure of the LMA Supreme is not well established versus the LMA ProSeal. This study was designed to compare the safety and efficacy of the LMA Supreme versus the LMA ProSeal in elective ambulatory procedures...
  27. ncbi request reprint Elimination of routine testing in patients undergoing cataract surgery allows substantial savings in laboratory costs. A brief report
    Ngozi Imasogie
    Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:246-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate the possible cost savings when routine preoperative testing is discontinued in ambulatory cataract surgery patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Anterior uveitis investigation by Canadian ophthalmologists: insights from the Canadian National Uveitis Survey
    Farzin Forooghian
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:576-83. 2006
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Evaluating the cost-effectiveness of anterior uveitis investigation by Canadian ophthalmologists
    Jason Noble
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    Can J Ophthalmol 43:652-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of anterior uveitis investigation by Canadian ophthalmologists and to assess the role of implementing national clinical guidelines for such investigation...
  30. doi request reprint Self-reported visual impairment in elderly Canadians and its impact on healthy living
    Ya Ping Jin
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Ophthalmol 43:407-13. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Use of sonography for airway assessment: an observational study
    Mandeep Singh
    Departments ofAnesthesia, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Ultrasound Med 29:79-85. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of sonography in identifying the anatomic structures of the upper airway and to describe their appearance on sonography...
  32. ncbi request reprint Successful implementation of perioperative beta-blockade utilizing a multidisciplinary approach
    Samuel Armanious
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:131-6. 2003
    ..To describe how we implemented a protocol for perioperative beta-blockade in patients with or at risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) undergoing major non-cardiac surgery and to present our results...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effects of prophylactic coronary revascularization or medical management on patient outcomes after noncardiac surgery--a meta-analysis
    Elise Y W Wong
    Department of Dental Anesthesiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 54:705-17. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to systematically evaluate the effect of coronary revascularization and medical management on short- and long-term outcomes after noncardiac surgery...
  34. ncbi request reprint Unilateral subcutaneous emphysema after percutaneous tracheostomy
    Jee Jian See
    Department of Anesthesiology, Toronto Western Hospital, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 52:1099-102. 2005
    ..We report an unusual presentation of sc emphysema after percutaneous tracheostomy. The clinical features, diagnosis and postulated mechanism are discussed...
  35. ncbi request reprint Patterns of perioperative prophylaxis for cataract surgery in Canada
    Dena S Hammoudi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:681-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to document prophylactic methods used for cataract surgery in Canada...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of bronchoscopic-assisted percutaneous tracheostomy
    Jason P Tomsic
    Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton, California, USA
    Am Surg 72:970-2. 2006
    ..Some of these patients required an additional tracheal incision with a scalpel. This may be from a healthy pretracheal fascia and/or musculature...
  37. ncbi request reprint Abdominal computed tomography in the evaluation of acute and perforated appendicitis in the community setting
    Vu Huynh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton, California 92324, USA
    Am Surg 73:1002-5. 2007
    ..Further prospective studies are needed to formulate criteria to better delineate the role of CT in the evaluation of acute appendicitis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Anesthesiology: the misunderstood occupation!
    Ranee Y W Ho
    Can J Anaesth 52:208-9. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Modified Mallampati test, thyromental distance and inter-incisor gap are the best predictors of difficult laryngoscopy in West Africans
    Nkihu A Merah
    Department of Anesthesia, College of Medical Sciences, University of Lagos, PMB 12003, Lagos, Nigeria
    Can J Anaesth 52:291-6. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Endotracheal intubation through a laryngeal mask/supraglottic airway
    David T Wong
    Can J Anaesth 54:489-91; author reply 491. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Positioning of double-lumen tubes by a lighted stylet
    Hao Weng
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:774-5. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Effect of anesthesia consultation on patients' preoperative concerns
    Eunice Lam
    Can J Anaesth 54:852-3. 2007
  43. pmc The preferences of adult outpatients in medical or dental care settings for giving saliva, urine or blood for clinical testing
    Sreenivas Koka
    Department of Dental Specialties, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:735-40. 2008
    ..These preferences, however, are unknown. The authors assessed patients' preferences for the collection of saliva, urine and blood as diagnostic fluids...
  44. ncbi request reprint Protection protocol in intubation of suspected SARS patients
    David T Wong
    Can J Anaesth 50:747-8. 2003