Ventilatory failure due to improper capnography connector


Ravi Prakash, Brij B. Kushwaha, Brijesh Pratap Singh




Ventilatory failure due to improper or loose breathing circuit connection can occur in anaesthetic practice and may lead to significant morbidity and mortility. We report here an unusual incidence of ventilatory failure due loose capnography connector which obstructed the outer tube of Bain’s circuit and presented as airway obstruction.




Bain’s circuit, capnography, obstruction, ventilatory failure


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