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  Indian J Med Microbiol
 

Figure 1: The laryngeal handshake. (a) Palpation of the greater cornu of the hyoid bone with the index finger and thumb. (b) Roll the larynx from side to side. (c) The fingers and thumb slide down over the thyroid lamina. (d) Keep the middle finger and thumb on the cricoid cartilage and move the index finger down to palpate the cricothyroid membrane

Figure 1: The laryngeal handshake. (a) Palpation of the greater cornu of the hyoid bone with the index finger and thumb. (b) Roll the larynx from side to side. (c) The fingers and thumb slide down over the thyroid lamina. (d) Keep the middle finger and thumb on the cricoid cartilage and move the index finger down to palpate the cricothyroid membrane