Awake craniotomy in a  super obese patient using high flow nasal cannula oxygen therapy (HFNC).

This article presents a super obese patient (BMI 57 kg/m2) with drug-refractory epilepsy and obstructive sleep apnea who underwent left anterior temporal lobectomy through awake craniotomy to preserve language and memory, using warmed humidified high flow nasal cannula (HFNC) oxygen therapy. Awake craniotomy was facilitated by the use of HFNC, which proved essential to prevent airway collapse by creating continuous positive airway pressure through high flow and facilitated intraoperative neurologic language and memory testing while maintaining adequate oxygenation. PMID: 31686115 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Der Anaesthesist - Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Tags: Anaesthesist Source Type: research

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