3 doctors weighed in:
What is it called when doctors put a tube down someone's throat to help them breathe?
3 doctors weighed in

Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Intubation.
It is called endotracheal intubation.

In brief: Intubation.
It is called endotracheal intubation.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
Answer assisted by Marianne Di Napoli, Medical Student
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Arnon Rubin
Board Certified,
20 years in practice
162K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors