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Table 3 Complications related to LMA Protector insertions

From: Clinical performance of the LMA Protector™ airway in moderately obese patients

Complications Percentage
Immediate  
Desaturation 0
Bronchospasm 0
Gross regurgitation/aspiration 0
Intraoperative gastric distension 0
Dental injury 0
Lip or tongue injury 0
Mucosal injury/blood on LMA 14 [48.4%]
Delayed
 Post operative sore throat 8 [27.6%]
 Post operative dysphonia 3 [10.3%]
 Post operative dysphagia 6 [20.7%]
  1. Data expressed as mean (standard deviation) or number [percentage]