Thomas C Mort

Summary

Affiliation: Hartford Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The incidence and risk factors for cardiac arrest during emergency tracheal intubation: a justification for incorporating the ASA Guidelines in the remote location
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06015, USA
    J Clin Anesth 16:508-16. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal mask airway and bougie intubation failures: the Combitube as a secondary rescue device for in-hospital emergency airway management
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Simulation Center, Hartford Hospital
    Anesth Analg 103:1264-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuous airway access for the difficult extubation: the efficacy of the airway exchange catheter
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Simulation Center, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06015, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:1357-62, table of contents. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency tracheal intubation: complications associated with repeated laryngoscopic attempts
    Thomas C Mort
    Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, 80 Seymour Street, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Anesth Analg 99:607-13, table of contents. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Tracheal tube exchange: feasibility of continuous glottic viewing with advanced laryngoscopy assistance
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1228-31. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Extending the preoxygenation period from 4 to 8 mins in critically ill patients undergoing emergency intubation
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Simulation Center, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:68-71. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Complications of emergency tracheal intubation: immediate airway-related consequences: part II
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06015, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:208-15. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia practice in the emergency department: overview, with a focus on airway management
    Thomas C Mort
    Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, CT, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:373-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Complications of emergency tracheal intubation: hemodynamic alterations--part I
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06015, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:157-65. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Esophageal intubation with indirect clinical tests during emergency tracheal intubation: a report on patient morbidity
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:255-62. 2005

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint The incidence and risk factors for cardiac arrest during emergency tracheal intubation: a justification for incorporating the ASA Guidelines in the remote location
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06015, USA
    J Clin Anesth 16:508-16. 2004
    ..1995-2002) at the same institution to assess whether immediate access to advanced airway devices and endotracheal tube-verifying devices altered the incidence of hypoxemia-driven cardiac arrest...
  2. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal mask airway and bougie intubation failures: the Combitube as a secondary rescue device for in-hospital emergency airway management
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Simulation Center, Hartford Hospital
    Anesth Analg 103:1264-6. 2006
    ..The Combitube(R), commonly used in the emergency prehospital setting, appeared to be a useful secondary rescue device in the hospital setting when the bougie and laryngeal mask airway failed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuous airway access for the difficult extubation: the efficacy of the airway exchange catheter
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Simulation Center, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06015, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:1357-62, table of contents. 2007
    ..Use of an airway exchange catheter (AEC) to maintain access to the airway has been reported on only a limited basis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency tracheal intubation: complications associated with repeated laryngoscopic attempts
    Thomas C Mort
    Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, 80 Seymour Street, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Anesth Analg 99:607-13, table of contents. 2004
    ..These data support the recommendation of the ASA Task Force on the Management of the Difficult Airway to limit laryngoscopic attempts to three in lieu of the considerable patient injury that may occur...
  5. doi request reprint Tracheal tube exchange: feasibility of continuous glottic viewing with advanced laryngoscopy assistance
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, Connecticut 06102, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1228-31. 2009
    ..quot; In this data review, I examined the feasibility and usefulness of transforming a high-risk exchange from a blind procedure into one with improved glottic visualization...
  6. doi request reprint Extending the preoxygenation period from 4 to 8 mins in critically ill patients undergoing emergency intubation
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Simulation Center, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:68-71. 2009
    ..To determine the effectiveness of increasing the preoxygenation period with 100% oxygen in the critically ill patient from 4 to 8 mins in preparation for emergency tracheal intubation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Complications of emergency tracheal intubation: immediate airway-related consequences: part II
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06015, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:208-15. 2007
    ..This is the second of 2 reviews, "Complications of Emergency Tracheal Intubation," and focuses on the immediate airway-related consequences during emergency tracheal intubation in the remote location...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia practice in the emergency department: overview, with a focus on airway management
    Thomas C Mort
    Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, CT, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:373-8. 2007
    ..To review the need for interdisciplinary collaboration to reduce human and system-related errors in the emergency care setting...
  9. ncbi request reprint Complications of emergency tracheal intubation: hemodynamic alterations--part I
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06015, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:157-65. 2007
    ..Part 2 will explore airway related consequences such as hypoxemia, esophageal intubation, multiple intubation attempts, and aspiration...
  10. ncbi request reprint Esophageal intubation with indirect clinical tests during emergency tracheal intubation: a report on patient morbidity
    Thomas C Mort
    Department of Anesthesiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:255-62. 2005
    ..To determine the consequences of esophageal intubation (EI) when using standard indirect clinical tests to detect endotracheal tube (ETT) placement in the emergency setting outside the operating room (OR)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Preoxygenation in critically ill patients requiring emergency tracheal intubation
    Thomas C Mort
    Surgical ICU, Hartford Hospital, Anesthesiology Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:2672-5. 2005
    ..To determine the effectiveness of preoxygenation with 100% oxygen in the critically ill patient in preparation for emergency tracheal intubation...
  12. doi request reprint Airway management issues in the intensive care unit: revisiting old paradigms and broadening our horizons
    Jeffrey P Keck
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 80 Seymour Street, Hartford, CT 06102, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 14:E99-E104. 2011
    ..Thus, familiarization with the basics of airway management in routine and "first responder" settings should bolster confidence and greatly improve patient safety and outcomes...