Your patient is a 32-year-old female who is unconscious without a gag reflex. You ask your partner to hand you an oropharyngeal airway to assist with maintaining the patient’s airway. How do you measure for the correct size?
measure from the patient’s earlobe to the tip of their nose
measure from one side of the patient’s jaw to the other side
measure from the patient’s tip of their nose to the corner of their mouth
measure from the patient’s earlobe or angle of the jaw to the corner of their mouth
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