TOF

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TOFTop of Form
TOFTime of Flight
TOFTable of Figures (Microsoft Word)
TOFTomsk (Russia)
TOFTetralogy of Fallot
TOFTimer Overflow Flag
TOFTime Out Factor
TOFTable of Figures
TOFTokenized Form
TOFTop of File
TOFTop of Footing (construction)
TOFTracheo-Oesophageal Fistula (UK)
TOFTrain of Four
TOFTake Off Fuel (aviation)
TOFTurnover Frequency (enzymology)
TOFTransfer of Function
TOFTrial of Forceps (pregnancy)
TOFTons of Fun
TOFTransfer of Funds
TOFThreads of Fate (video game)
TOFTop of File (computers)
TOFTales of Fandom (video game)
TOFType of Failure
TOFTool Order Form
TOFTop of Foundation (construction)
TOFTime Of File/Filing
TOFTime on Offence
TOFTest Operations Facility (US NASA)
TOFTop of Fuel
TOFTechnical Operations Facility
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At too high a cuff pressure, the tracheal mucosa is damaged, resulting in a spectrum of problems: from sore throat to tracheal stenosis to tracheo-oesophageal fistula. [3] At too low a cuff pressure, leaking makes ventilation difficult, and aspiration and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) become more likely.
Non-Respiratory Causes Diagnosis Cases Percentage Birth Asphyxia 26 10.4% Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia 3 1.2% Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula 2 0.8% Congenital Heart Disease 1 0.4% Pierre Robin Sequence 1 0.4% Table 3.
Poppy Dickson spent the first six months of her life in Alder Hey Hospital, after being born with anumber of conditions - including tracheo-oesophageal fistula (TOF) which means her oesophagus failed to grow, leaving her with a stoma in her neck.
Ndjitoyap, "Tracheo-oesophageal fistula in highly active antiretroviral therapy patient with AIDS," OA Case Reports, vol.
H-type tracheo-oesophageal fistula. Arch dis child fetal neonatal Ed 2007; 92(1): F40.
He was born with tetralogy of Fallot - a hole in the heart and defective valves - and tracheo-oesophageal fistula, a rare defect in which the bottom end of the food pipe is joined to the windpipe.
Lechat, "The epidemiology of tracheo-oesophageal fistula and oesophageal atresia in Europe.
Anaesthetic and surgical airway management during tracheo-oesophageal fistula repair.
Investigation of the intraabdominal oesophagus and hiatus in fetal rats with oesophageal atresia and tracheo-oesophageal fistula. Pediatr Surg Int 2001; 17: 97-100, doi: 10.1007/s003830000456.
Children with congenital gastrointestinal problems, such as tracheo-oesophageal fistula, will inevitably have difficulty due to the dysmotility of the oesophagus, which persists even after surgical correction.
He had tracheo-oesophageal fistula, a condition where his oesophagus was joined to his lungs instead of his stomach, and endured major surgery at just 30 hours old to correct the problem.
A tracheo-oesophageal fistula (TOF) is a communication between the trachea and oesophagus which can be congenital or acquired.