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Sellick, Brian A., 20th century English anesthetist.
Sellick maneuver - pressure applied to the cricoid cartilage to prevent regurgitation during tracheal intubation in the anesthetized patient.
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 British anesthetist Brian A. Sellick
in 1961 introduced the application of cricoid pressure to prevent the pulmonary aspiration of gastric content.