The ASA Practice Parameter entitled “Practice Guidelines for Management of the Difficult Airway: An Updated Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Management of the Difficult Airway” was published in the May 2003 issue of the Journal (Anesthesiology 2003;98:1269–77) with errors in Table 1. Note the corrections below. The publisher regrets these errors.
First correction: Table 1, Item 3, column 1 should have read: 3. Relation of maxillary and mandibular incisors during voluntary protrusion of mandible. Second correction: Table 1, Item 3, column 2 should have read: Patient cannot bring mandibular incisors anterior to (in front of) maxillary incisors.
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