Ronald Sidney Cormack

Ronald Sidney Cormack (1930 – )

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Biography

  • Born
  • Died

Medical Eponyms

Cormack-Lehane scoring system (1984)

Classification describes the best glottic view possible at laryngoscopy:

  • Grade I: complete glottis visible
  • Grade II: anterior glottis not seen
  • Grade III: epiglottis seen, but not glottis
  • Grade IV: epiglottis not seen
Cormack-Lehane scoring system laryncoscopy

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Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM with a passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books |

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