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LMA

 
left mentoanterior (position of the fetus).

LMA

Abbreviation for left mentoanterior position.

LMA

Abbreviation for laryngeal mask airway.
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The AAGBI (1996) concluded that although no evidence was found to suggest that anaesthetists get injured whilst inserting the LMA, the possibility of the index finger being injured by the patient's lower teeth was present.
LMA is meant to be "media-neutral," meaning that it is designed to treat braille and print equally.
"Before the FA or any stakeholders make decisions on or off the pitch about the game they should be saying to the LMA 'could you ask your members with their knowledge and passion?' "Our members have a great appetite for driving the game forward, that is one of our key goals."
Teleflex has signed an agreement to purchase Singapore-based LMA International NV for 343.5 million Singapore dollars in cash, which at current exchange rates is approximately $276 million (U.S.).
In our study use of LMA in hypertensive patients for control of ventilation showed lower hemodynamic responses at both intubation and extubation when compared with endotracheal tube.
Third, according to our research protocol, dexmedetomidine was administrated using an infusion pump (after LMA insertion), and the period for infusion was ten minutes.
LMA cuff pressure limiting 25 cm[H.sub.2]O allowed safe airway management with secure airway and lower incidence of postoperative pharyngolaryngeal adverse events compared with cuff pressure at 60 cm[H.sub.2]O, using LMA Supreme.
Medical devices company Teleflex (NYSE:TFX) revealed on Monday the market launch of the CE marked LMA SureSeal PreCurved in Europe.
Their new statement read: "The LMA apologises for some of its wording, in its release yesterday, which was inappropriate and has been perceived to trivialise matters of a racist, sexist or homophobic nature.
No one at the LMA was available for comment in the wake of the Cardiff statement, but the organisation had felt compelled to apologise for the statement it released on Mackay's behalf on Thursday.
"If that is the view held by the LMA, as appears from its statement, we consider Richard Bevan's position is untenable and we call for his resignation."
The second main area of the LMA's activities is around regulation.