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Sandesh combihandle: a modification of a standard laryngoscope handle for usage either as a short or a standard long handle
  1. Sandesh Udupi
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sandesh Udupi, Department of Anaesthesiology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 576104, Karnataka, India; drusandesh{at}


A modification of laryngoscope handle ‘Sandesh combihandle’ is described which can be used either as a short handle or as a standard long handle to overcome the difficulties and problems associated with swapping between the 2 handles during laryngoscopy.

  • Laryngoscope
  • Short handle
  • Long handle
  • Laryngoscopy

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