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Anesthetic circuit: Ayre's T-piece

Contributor(s): John Dodam, Lesa Thompson, Vicki Baldrey

Description

Class

  • Anesthetic breathing system.

Specification

  • Non-rebreathing, valveless system.
  • Classification: Mapleson E circuit .
  • Becomes Mapleson F if open-ended bag added to the expiratory limb (=Jackson-Rees modification).

Use

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Grint N (2013) Anesthesia. In: Manual of Rabbit Surgery, Dentistry and Imaging. Eds: Harcourt-Brown F & Chitty J. BSAVA. pp 1-25.
  • Davey A & Diba A (2012) Ward's Anesthetic Equipment. 6th edn. W B Saunders Ltd, London.


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