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Title Tracheostomy : prospective practices, management and potential complications / Logan Blythe, editor.

Publication Info. New York : Nova Biomedical, 2014.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Medical procedures, testing and technology
Medical procedures, testing and technology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Note Vendor-supplied metadata.
Contents TRACHEOSTOMY: PROSPECTIVE PRACTICES, MANAGEMENT AND POTENTIAL COMPLICATIONS; TRACHEOSTOMY: PROSPECTIVE PRACTICES, MANAGEMENT AND POTENTIAL COMPLICATIONS; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Management of a Long Term Tracheostomy; Abstract; Introduction; Types of Tracheostomy Tubes; Tracheostomy Tube Material; Single vs. Dual Cannula Tracheostomy Tubes; Cuffed vs. Un-Cuffed Tracheostomy Tubes; Shape of Tracheostomy Tube; Fenestrated Tracheostomy Tube; Subglottic Suction Port; Mini-Tracheostomy Tube; Tracheostomy Tube with Extra Length.
Low Profile Tracheostomy TubeTracheostomy Tubes with Adjustable Flange; Percutaneous Tracheostomy Tubes; Selecting Tracheostomy Tube Size; Cuff Pressure; Cuff Leak; Leakage of Air around an Intact Cuff; Air Leaks around a Defective Cuff; Tube Dislodgement; Risk Factors Associated with Tracheostomy Tube Dislodgement; Tube Occlusion; Suctioning; Humidification; Tracheostomy Tube Change; Difficulty Visualizing the Tracheostomy Tract; Stomal Narrowing; Laryngectomy; Infection; Communication; Finger Occlusion; Use of One-Way Speaking Valve; Talking Tracheostomy Tube; Fenestrated Tube.
Tone GeneratorVoice Tracheostomy Tube; Artificial Larynx; Nutrition; Bedside Swallow Evaluation; Direct Laryngoscopy or Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES); Modified Barium Swallow (MBS) or Video Fluoroscopy Swallowing Study (VFSS); Salivagram; Decannulation and Healing; Late Complications of Tracheostomy; Granulation Tissue; Tracheal Stenosis; Tracheomalacia; Tracheo-innominate Artery Erosion; Tracheo-esophageal Fistula; Tracheo-Cutaneous Fistula; Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy (PDT) vs Open Surgical Tracheostomy; References.
Chapter 2: Tracheostomy Care and Potential ComplicationsAbstract; Introduction; Tracheostomy Care; Tracheostomy Education for the Patient; Complications; Conclusion; References; Chapter 3: Open versus Percutaneous Tracheostomy; Abstract; Introduction; Open (Surgical) Tracheostomy; Different Variations of the Open Technique; ICU versus Operating Room; Open versus Percutaneous Technique; Conclusion; References; Chapter 4: Indications for Tracheostomy; Abstract; Introduction; Indications for an Acute Airway; Acute Airway Management; Indications for an Elective Airway; Conclusion; References.
Chapter 5: Management of Tracheostomy Tube DisplacementAbstract; Introduction; Factors That Influence Management of Tracheostomy Emergencies; Management of a Displaced Tracheostomy; The Relevance of the Technique Used to Form the Tracheostomy; Beware the Patient with a Fenestrated Tracheostomy; Equipment That Should Be at the Bedside of Patients with a Tracheostomy; The Use of an Aintree Intubation Catheter with a Flexible Bronchoscope; Conclusion; References; Chapter 6: Percutaneous Tracheostomy in the Emergency Airway; Abstract; Background; Surgical Options in Emergency Airways.
Summary Tracheostomy tubes provide a stable airway for ventilator support and allow access to the lower respiratory tract for secretion management. Indications for placement of a tracheostomy tube vary from relief of upper airway obstruction to ventilation for protracted acute respiratory failure to a chronic neuromuscular illness. This book focuses on the prospective practices, management, and potential complications of a tracheostomy. Some of the topics discussed include maintenance of a long term tracheostomy; open versus percutaneous tracheostomy; management of tube displacement; the use of a trac.
Subject Tracheotomy.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Tracheotomy. (OCoLC)fst01153599
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Blythe, Logan, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Tracheostomy : prospective practices, management and potential complications. New York : Nova Biomedical, 2014 x, 119 pages Medical Procedures, Testing and Technology 9781633217126
ISBN 9781633217430 (electronic bk.)
1633217434 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000056110185
DEBBG BV042795900

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