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Table 2 Airway scores, number of intubation attempts and average time to intubation using the Boedeker versus the Bonfils Fiberscope

From: Improving rigid fiberoptic intubation: a comparison of the Bonfils Intubating Fiberscope™ with a novel modification

Test Boedeker Fiberscope Bonfils Fiberscope P value
Cormack Lehane Airway Score
Median (Grade I, II, III, IV)
n = 21
I (18,2,1,0)
n = 21
I (13,4,2,2)
0.34
Average # of intubation attempts n = 22
1.09 ± 0.43
n = 22
1.09 ± 0.29
1.00
Average Time to Intubation (seconds) n = 19
17.66 ± 10.84
n = 18
21.81 ± 11.65
0.27