To the Editor The randomized clinical trial comparing video laryngoscopy with direct laryngoscopy found no between-group difference in successful first-pass intubation rates in patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), but concluded that use of video laryngoscopy was associated with higher rates of severe life-threatening complications.1 There are several issues we would like to highlight about the methods used and the statistical analysis.
Loh NW, Tan J. Intubation With Video Laryngoscopy vs Direct Laryngoscopy. JAMA. 2017;317(20):2129–2130. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.4477
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