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In a 2011, a US National Safety Council report stated that choking caused 4,500 deaths (amongst all ages) in the United States in 2009.[Ref:46]
As soon as a baby can crawl, the risk of choking increases. Fortunately, this foreign body allowed air to pass through it, into the patient’s lungs. After endotracheal intubation, the clip was carefully removed under General Anaesthesia.