Both first responders and emergency department clinicians use nasal trumpets for airway management.1 In hospitals, iatrogenic retained foreign bodies are associated with increased morbidity and mortality.2 This observation is the first of iatrogenic retained nasal trumpet, which was diagnosed 20 months after placement.
Kim BJ, Shoffel-Havakuk H, Johns MM. Retained Nasal Trumpet for 20 MonthsAn Unusual Foreign Body. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online November 15, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.2939
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