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bougie

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet), rectum, or urethra. Bougies are used in...

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Bougie

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 28 words.

Probably French: perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a candlemaker, from bougie ‘candle’.

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bougie <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 40 words.

M18 French (from Bougie (Arabic Bijāya) a town in Algeria which carried on a trade in wax).

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bougie

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet), rectum, or urethra. Bougies are used in...

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bougie

James Shorthouse.

in A Dictionary of Anaesthesia

P ublished online March 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 106 words.

A flexible introducing device used to facilitate difficult or awkward *intubation of the trachea. It is made from

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bougie

James Shorthouse.

in A Supplementary Dictionary of Anaesthesia

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 106 words.

A flexible introducing device used to facilitate difficult or awkward *intubation of the trachea. It is made from synthetic

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bougie

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 40 words.

n. a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet),

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BOUGIE, Louis Pierre - Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 162 words.

Canadian, 20th century, male.

Painter, engraver.

Louis Bougie studied at the Montreal School of Fine Arts and then joined the studio of Lacourière and Frélault in Paris.

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bougie <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 36 words.

a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet), rectum,

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bougie <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 36 words.

a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet), rectum,

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bougie <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 36 words.

a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet), rectum,

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bougie decimale

Donald Fenna.

in A Dictionary of Weights, Measures, and Units

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Numerical and Computational Mathematics. 15 words.

photic luminosity France For flame luminosity, = 1/10 carcel ≈ 1 cd.

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bougie <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 41 words.

a hollow or solid cylindrical instrument, usually flexible, that is inserted into tubular passages, such as the oesophagus (gullet), rectum, or urethra. Bougies are used in diagnosis and...

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bougie <i>adj.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 82 words.

taking on the attitudes and lifestyle of the middle classes.

1976 R. Price Blood Brothers 115: They come up here,

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Is an intra-oesophageal bougie of use during Nissen fundoplication?

Omar A. Jarral, Thanos Athanasiou, George B. Hanna and Emmanouil Zacharakis.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

June 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2617 words.

A best-evidence topic was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was whether the use of an intra-oesophageal bougie during Nissen fundoplication reduces...

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Bougie-guided insertion of the ProSeal™ laryngeal mask airway has higher first attempt success rate than the digital technique in children

M. Lopez-Gil, J. Brimacombe, L. Barragan and C. Keller.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

February 2006; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 2432 words.

Background. We tested the hypothesis that bougie-guided insertion of the ProSeal™ laryngeal mask airway (ProSeal™ LMA) has higher success rate than the digital technique in...

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Airway Scope and gum elastic bougie with Macintosh laryngoscope for tracheal intubation in patients with simulated restricted neck mobility

R. Komatsu, K. Kamata, I. Hoshi, D. I. Sessler and M. Ozaki.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 4085 words.

Background

Airway Scope is a new videolaryngoscope which requires less cervical movement during intubation than direct laryngoscopy. Thus, in patients...

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‘Bougie-assisted' cricothyroidotomy technique

T. Lowes.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

October 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 854 words.

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Is the bougie redundant in direct laryngoscopic grade 3 intubations?

T. Craig and S. Bird.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

October 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 652 words.

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<span class="smallCaps">Dominique Valérian</span>. <i>Bougie, Port Maghrebin, 1067–1510.</i> Rome: École française de Rome. 2006. Pp. viii, 795

Susan Gilson Miller.

in The American Historical Review

December 2009; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 816 words.

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Alain-Fournier (1886–1914)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 545 words.

Mais quelqu'un est venu qui m'a enlevé à tous ces plaisirs d'enfant paisible. Quelqu'un a soufflé la bougie qui éclairait

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