["Kiss the child"--removal of nasal foreign bodies in children using the mouth-to-mouth method]

Ugeskr Laeger. 2003 Jun 23;165(26):2662-3.
[Article in Danish]


Two cases are presented, in which nasal foreign bodies in children were removed by a positive pressure technique using the mouth-to-mouth method. The technique is efficient, simple to perform and atraumatic to the child. The technique is suggested as first choice treatment in small children with nasal foreign bodies.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Child, Preschool
  • Foreign Bodies / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Nose*
  • Positive-Pressure Respiration* / methods