Definition of Airway. Meaning of Airway. Synonyms of Airway

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Fairway
Fairway Fair"way`, n. The navigable part of a river, bay, etc., through which vessels enter or depart; the part of a harbor or channel ehich is kept open and unobstructed for the passage of vessels. --Totten.
Stairway
Stairway Stair"way`, n. A flight of stairs or steps; a staircase. ``A rude and narrow stairway.' --Moore.

Meaning of Airway from wikipedia

- allow air to p**** through but closes to prevent food from moving into the airway. From the larynx, air moves into the trachea and down to the intersection...
- An oropharyngeal airway (also known as an oral airway, OPA or Guedel pattern airway) is a medical device called an airway adjunct used to maintain or open...
- Positive airway pressure (PAP) is a mode of respiratory ventilation used in the treatment of sleep apnea. PAP ventilation is also commonly used for those...
- Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is a form of positive airway pressure (PAP) ventilation in which a constant level of pressure above atmospheric...
- Airway obstruction is a blockage of respiration in the airway. It can be broadly cl****ified into being either in the upper airway or lower airway. Causes...
- Airway management includes a set of maneuvers and medical procedures performed to prevent and relieve airway obstruction. This ensures an open pathway...
- An airway is a part of the respiratory system through which air flows. Airway or similar may also refer to: Airway (automobile) Airway (aviation), an...
- part of the airway surface liquid (ASL) also known as the epithelial lining fluid (ELF), that lines most of the respiratory tract. The airway surface liquid...
- medicine, a nasopharyngeal airway, also known as an NPA, nasal trumpet (because of its flared end), or nose hose, is a type of airway adjunct, a tube that is...
- A laryngeal mask airway (LMA) — also known as laryngeal mask — is a medical device that keeps a patient's airway open during anaesthesia or unconsciousness...
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