|A 60-year-old male patient with carcinoma of the lung is being worked up for lobectomy but presents with acute neck pain. There is no other past medical history.
ECG: Left axis deviation
Lateral C-spine X-ray: fracture of the odontoid peg
1. Discuss the X-ray findings.
2. Discuss the implications for anaesthetic management.
3. Discuss the methods for awake fibreoptic intubation.