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The World; Tracheostomy Is Commonly Used to Assist Elderly With …   -  Feb 25, 2005
The muscle problems associated with [Parkinson]'s also make it more difficult for patients to cough up fluids that collect in the throat, increasing the ... Pay-Per-View - Los Angeles Times - ProQuest Archiver

Sharon undergoes successful tracheostomy - hospital   -  Jan 16, 2006
By Michele Gershberg. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Doctors on Sunday performed a tracheostomy on comatose Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, a surgical procedure ... Malaysia Star

Sharon to undergo tracheostomy - hospital   -  Jan 15, 2006
By Haitham Haddadin. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Doctors plan to perform on Sunday a tracheostomy on Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, a surgical procedure ... Malaysia Star

Growth Hormone Won't Fight ALS   -  Nov 24, 2008
Sorenson and his colleagues also tracked how long patients went without needing a tracheostomy (a tube inserted in the neck to assist breathing) and their ... ABC News

Tracheostomy - Surgery Procedures & Risks - NY Times Health …   -  Jan 30, 2007
A tracheostomy is a surgical procedure to create an opening through the neck into the trachea (windpipe). A tube is usually placed through this opening to ... New York Times

Vajpayee undergoes tracheostomy at AIIMS   -  Feb 13, 2009
New Delhi (PTI): Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who is being treated in AIIMS for chest infection, underwent a tracheostomy today afternoon, ... Hindu

Product recall: tracheostomy tubes   -  Mar 6, 2009
By AP. AP. — Tyco Healthcare Group LP of Mansfield, Mass., is voluntarily recalling certain lots of the Shiley Pediatric Tracheostomy Tube 3.0 PED because a ... ABC News

Baby RB at risk of more painful death if cared for at home, says...   -  Nov 4, 2009
The father believes that a tracheostomy, which creates an opening in the neck to ... However, Dr F said that he was “not a candidate? for a tracheostomy and ... Times Online

The Pope Undergoes Emergency Surgery; Tracheostomy Performed After …   -  Feb 25, 2005
The Pope Undergoes Emergency Surgery; Tracheostomy Performed After Respiratory Crisis ... find The Washington Post articles. Doctors operated on Pope John ... Pay-Per-View - Washington Post - HighBeam Research

Ebert soaks up fan adoration at film festival   -  Apr 25, 2007
A tracheostomy has left the 64-year-old film critic unable to speak. But at his first public appearance since cancer surgery last June, Ebert smiled widely ... msnbc.com

Thumbs up for Roger Ebert after latest bout of surgery, lawyer reports   -  Jan 25, 2008
A tracheostomy, which opens an airway through an incision in an individual's windpipe, left Ebert unable to speak. He has previously said this would be ... CBC.ca

… That Rallied Roman Catholics Is Silenced; Tracheostomy to Prevent...   -  Feb 26, 2005
Voice That Rallied Roman Catholics Is Silenced; Tracheostomy to Prevent Pope From Speaking for a While ... find The Washington Post articles. Pay-Per-View - Washington Post - HighBeam Research

Roger Ebert Will Have More Surgery   -  Jan 24, 2008
He has undergone a series of operations, including the removal of a growth on his salivary gland and a tracheostomy, a procedure that opens an airway ... FOXNews

… fistula and tracheo-subclavian artery fistula after tracheostomy   -  Feb 23, 2007
The incidence of TIF is 0.1–1% after tracheostomy, with a peak incidence around ... Due to difficult weaning from mechanical ventilation, a tracheostomy was ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Tracheostomy for obstructive sleep apnea   -  Jul 9, 2009
Tracheostomy is sometimes used to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In this surgery, the surgeon creates a permanent opening in the neck to the windpipe ... WebMD

Ebert plans to attend his film fest   -  Apr 3, 2007
He cannot speak due to a tracheostomy, a procedure that opens an airway through an incision in the windpipe. "Because I'll be under scrutiny there, ... USA TODAY - USA Today

Management of the Tracheostomy Patient in the Home   -  Aug 5, 2006
...by Joseph Lewarski, RRT, FAARC. The management of home tracheostomy patients is complex and is not backed by much published literature. ... news Stories

USC's Stafon Johnson briefly speaks   -  Nov 14, 2009
Dr. Ryan Osborne said the tracheostomy tube has been removed from Johnson's throat, and he no longer has a feeding tube in his stomach. ... msnbc.com

Parents in legal battle over son's life   -  Nov 2, 2009
His father argues that a straight forward tracheostomy, where a hole is made in the neck to allow air to reach his lungs, would enable his son to leave ... Telegraph.co.uk

Post-sternotomy percutaneous tracheostomy and risky multivariable …   -  Jun 29, 2008
Ngaage et al. report post-sternotomy percutaneous tracheostomy (PDT) to be associated with an approximately three-fold risk for deep sternal wound ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

Recovering John Paul Rests, Eats .Tracheostomy Will Keep Pope From …   -  Feb 26, 2005
...own after doc tors ,it a Rome hospital performed a tracheostomy to relieve a recurring respir ator problem. Papal spokesman Joaquin Vails said the pope's ... Spokesman-Review - Google News Archive

Baby boy in right-to-die case 'appears to like music' | Mail Online   -  Nov 6, 2009
A tracheostomy - the creation of an opening in the neck to deliver oxygen to his lungs - would not reduce the need for suctioning, he said. ... Daily Mail

Tracheostomy Tubes have adjustable horizontal tube length.(Smiths …   -  Feb 27, 2006
Portex[R] Blue Line[R] 527 and 529 Adjustable Flange Tracheostomy Tubes feature adjustable flanges that allow adjustment of horizontal distance, ... Free with registration - Product News Network - AccessMyLibrary.com

Nurse admits drug theft   -  Mar 22, 2005
The board heard that Carmody had deliberately left untied tracheostomy tubes on two patients which left them at risk of choking, and that she left patients ... The Age

Erap seeks pass for regular visit to ailing mother   -  Sep 5, 2007
A tracheostomy is a surgical procedure to create an opening through the neck into the trachea to provide an airway and to remove secretions from the lungs. ... GMA news.tv

Conference explores ways to include community members with …   -  Oct 28, 2008
Daniel has undergone dozens of surgeries, and now has a permanent tracheostomy, which affects his speech and other areas of functioning. ... MLive.com

Tracheostomy.(Pediatric Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
A tracheostomy is a surgical procedure that creates an opening in your child's neck and windpipe (trachea). It may also be called a tracheotomy. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Article: Tracheostomy tubes.(Clinical 'How To') - MedSurg Nursing | …   -  Apr 1, 2005
Tracheostomy tubes.(Clinical 'How To') ... find MedSurg Nursing articles. I used to work on a thoracic surgical unit and the nurses would always say, ... Pay-Per-View - MedSurg Nursing - HighBeam Research

SCCM: Bedside Tracheostomy Safe for Obese ICU Patients   -  Feb 7, 2008
By Crystal Phend, Staff Writer, MedPage Today. HONOLULU, Feb. 7 -- Obesity may not weigh in on the safety of bedside tracheostomy for critically ill ... MedPage Today

Tracheostomy.(surgical procedure used to supply air to lungs in case...   -  May 24, 2006
A tracheostomy is a surgical procedure that creates an opening in your child's neck and windpipe (trachea). A tube is then placed in the opening to keep it ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Tracheostomy.(Pediatric Advisor 2007)   -  May 31, 2007
A tracheostomy is a surgical procedure that creates an opening in your child's neck and windpipe (trachea). It may also be called a tracheotomy. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Caregivers of ICU patients are collateral damage of critical illness   -  Feb 1, 2010
At 12 months, patient tracheostomy, in which a hole is made through the neck directly ... Tracheostomy, functional dependency and male patient gender were ... PhysOrg.com

Varying approaches to tracheostomy.(editorials)(Editorial)   -  Apr 1, 2005
Tracheostomy has been described as far back as ancient Egypt. (1) Pundits might suggest that physicians have been debating the indications, timing, ... Pay-Per-View - Chest - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Article: Tracheostomy Tube Holders.(NEW PRODUCTS) - Surgical …   -  Feb 1, 2008
Tracheostomy Tube Holders.(NEW PRODUCTS) ... find Surgical Products articles. [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Dale[R] PediPrints[TM] Tracheostomy Tube Holders ... Pay-Per-View - Surgical Products - HighBeam Research

Smiths Medical Launches Innovative Adjustable Flange Tracheostomy …   -  Jan 10, 2006
..."The Adjustable Flange Tracheostomy Tube allows the physician to tailor the ... "Adding this item to the Smiths Medical family of tracheostomy tubes ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

This final article outlines the procedure for changing a tracheostomy...   -  Feb 17, 2009
This final article in the series on care of patients with a tracheostomy ... A tracheostomy is a surgical wound and it is vital to prevent infection ... Nursing Times

Clinical consistency in tracheostomy management.(Disease/Disorder …   -  Mar 1, 2007
A questionnaire was sent to 90 speech pathologists with experience in tracheostomy management. Sixty-eight clinicians responded, and their data were ... Free with registration - Journal of Medical Speech - Language... - AccessMyLibrary.com

Tracheostomy tubes.(Clinical 'How To')   -  Apr 1, 2005
I used to work on a thoracic surgical unit and the nurses would always say, "Thank goodness, the patient has a tracheostomy tube." We admitted many patients ... $4.95 - MedSurg Nursing - ECNext

… Blue Dolphin - The World's First One-Step Percutaneous Tracheostomy...   -  Sep 14, 2008
Currently percutaneous tracheostomy is accepted as a safe and reliable bedside procedure ... Tracheostomy can be spelled either tracheotomy or tracheostomy. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Early Tracheostomy Reduces Sedative Use but Does Not Affect Mortality:...   -  Mar 26, 2009
By Evelyn Harvey. BRUSSELS, Belgium -- March 26, 2009 -- Performing an early tracheostomy 1 to 4 days following admission to intensive care unit (ICU) ... DG News

Tracheostomy care for children.   -  Aug 1, 2006
...* A tracheostomy (tray-kee-AH-stuh-mee) or "trach" is a tube to help your child breathe. It is put into your child's trachea through a small opening in your ... Free with registration - CareNotes - AccessMyLibrary.com

Tracheostomy care: humidifying and suctioning.(Pediatric Advisor 2007)   -  May 31, 2007
When you breathe through your mouth and nose, air is naturally warmed, moistened, and cleaned. Air coming in through a tracheostomy (trach) tube does not ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Tracheostomy: a guide to nursing care.(clinical update)   -  Nov 1, 2005
Tracheostomy refers to an opening into the trachea where an artificial airway (the tracheostomy tube) is inserted. This is usually performed to protect the ... Free with registration - Australian Nursing Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Article: Tracheostomy tube holder.(EDITOR'S CHOICE) - Surgical …   -  Oct 1, 2008
Tracheostomy tube holder.(EDITOR'S CHOICE) ... find Surgical Products articles. [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] The Dale[R] 240 Blue[TM] Tracheostomy Tube Holder has ... Pay-Per-View - Surgical Products - HighBeam Research

Tracheostomy care: Part 1 - Using suction to remove respiratory …   -  Feb 2, 2009
Dan Higgins, RGN, ENB100, ENB998, is senior charge nurse, critical care, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust. ... Nursing Times

Tracheostomy care: humidifying and suctioning.(child care with heat …   -  May 24, 2006
When you breathe through your mouth and nose, air is naturally warmed, moistened, and cleaned. Air coming in from a tracheostomy (trach) tube does not get ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

… : Clinical consistency in tracheostomy management.(Disease/Disorder...   -  Mar 1, 2007
Clinical consistency in tracheostomy management.(Disease/Disorder overview) ... find Journal of Medical Speech - Language Pathology articles. Pay-Per-View - Journal of Medical Speech - Language... - HighBeam Research

Early percutaneous tracheostomy after median sternotomy   -  Jun 1, 2008
Christian Byhahn, MD a , Thorsten Rinne, MD b , Stephan Halbig, MD a , Sabine Albert, MD c , Hans J. Wilke, MD a , Volker Lischke, MD, ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

Tracheostomy in infants and children after cardiothoracic surgery: …   -  Jan 9, 2005
...* Address for reprints: Lara Shekerdemian, MD, MRCP, FRACP, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville, ... Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular... - The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascul...

Tracheostomy care: humidifying and suctioning.(Pediatric Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
When you breathe through your mouth and nose, air is naturally warmed, moistened, and cleaned. Air coming in through a tracheostomy (trach) tube does not ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Tracheostomy care 2 - Inner tube   -  Feb 11, 2009
Dan Higgins, RGN, ENB100, ENB998, is senior charge nurse, critical care, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust. ... Nursing Times

Facilitating Speech in the Patient With A Tracheostomy   -  Jul 1, 2005
By Dean R. Hess, PhD, RRT, Respiratory Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, is Associate Editor for ... Pay-Per-View - Critical Care Alert - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… Ciaglia Blue Dolphin(TM) Percutaneous Dilational Tracheostomy Devic...   -  Oct 30, 2008
The Ciaglia Blue Dolphin Balloon Percutaneous Tracheostomy Introducer is currently available in the United States. Physicians are required to undergo ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

… Innovative Adjustable Flange Tracheostomy Tubes. - PR Newswire | …   -  Jan 10, 2006
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Clinical consistency in tracheostomy management.(Disease/Disorder …   -  Mar 1, 2007
The study aim was to determine the current management patterns of clinicians across various settings in Australia and examine these practices with respect ... $4.95 - Journal of Medical Speech - Language... - ECNext

… percutaneous tracheostomy different from that by surgical tracheost...   -  Mar 1, 2005
Study objective: To compare the surgical findings of tracheal stenosis caused by percutaneous tracheostomy (PCT) and surgical tracheostomy (SGT). ... Pay-Per-View - Chest - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Single-Use HME Device works with tracheostomy tubes.   -  Nov 7, 2006
November 7, 2006 - Portex® Thermovent® T2 Heat and Moisture Exchange (HME) Device provides humidification for spontaneously breathing patients whose upper ... ThomasNet Industrial News Room - ThomasNet Industrial News Room (press...

Neonatal/Infant Tracheostomy Tube Holder.(EDITOR'S CHOICE) | Article ...   -  Jul 1, 2007
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Plano West senior fights through grief Bowling helps Eldredge deal...   -  Mar 28, 2009
They didn't think it was good for a guy with a trach [tracheostomy] to be driving. She's my taxi driver." Elizabeth, a senior, has qualified for the state ... $2.95 - Dallas Morning News - NewsBank

Royal Alex 'failures' led to child's death   -  Oct 16, 2008
The toddler was admitted to hospital with a cough on April 14 but three days later she needed an emergency tracheostomy, an operation that is usually only ... Argus.co.uk - The Argus.co.uk

How to lengthen a tracheostomy tube.(SPECIAL TOPICS CLINIC)(Brief …   -  Jun 1, 2005
In some patients, standard tracheostomy tubes are not long enough to actually reach the trachea. When faced with such a situation, the otolaryngologist can ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

… New Humidification and Moisture Exchange Device for Tracheostomy …   -  Oct 19, 2006
The Portex(R) Thermovent(R) T2 HME is Smiths Medical's new generation of passive humidifiers for tracheostomy tubes. Like its predecessor, the Portex(R) ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Medical rehabilitation of the patients with spinal cord injury caused...   -  May 1, 2007
One of them had intubation and the other underwent mini-tracheostomy. One of them had RNP that was diagnosed postoperatively with laryngoscope. ... Nature.com

Surgical Technology; Utility of percutaneous tracheostomy reviewed   -  Jan 22, 2005
2005 JAN 22 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- The utility of percutaneous tracheostomy in critical care has been reviewed. "Tracheostomy is one of the most ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

A percutaneous dilation tracheostomy kit   -  May 1, 2006
Tracoe experc kit, designed for percutaneous dilation tracheostomy, is based on the established Ciaglia technique with single step dilation. ... European Hospital

University of Insubria; Utility of percutaneous tracheostomy reviewed   -  Jan 19, 2005
2005 JAN 19 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- The utility of percutaneous tracheostomy in critical care has been reviewed. "Tracheostomy is one of the most ... Pay-Per-View - Biotech Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

The Dale[R] family: tracheostomy tube and endotracheal tube holders.(...   -  Nov 1, 2008
The Dale[R] family: tracheostomy tube and endotracheal tube holders.(SUNY UPSTATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY EQUIPMENT REVIEWS) ... find FOCUS: Journal for ... Pay-Per-View - FOCUS: Journal for Respiratory Care... - HighBeam Research

… Of Endobronchial Fractured Polyvinyl Chloride Tracheostomy Tube In...   -  Jan 6, 2007
Foley's Catheter Technique For Removal Of Endobronchial Fractured Polyvinyl Chloride Tracheostomy Tube In A Difficult Case Foley's Catheter Technique For ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Otorhinolaryngology - EBSCO Publishing

Surgical Technology; Utility of percutaneous tracheostomy reviewed   -  Jan 17, 2005
2005 JAN 17 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- The utility of percutaneous tracheostomy in critical care has been reviewed. "Tracheostomy is one of the most ... Pay-Per-View - Health & Medicine Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

EBSCOhost Connection: Tracheostomy: A guide to nursing care.   -  Nov 1, 2005
Australian Nursing Journal: This article offers clinical information about the use of tracheostomy in the field of nursing. Tracheostomy refers to an ... Subscription - Australian Nursing Journal - EBSCO Publishing

Tracheostomy care.(Brief article)   -  May 1, 2006
...* A tracheostomy (tra-kee-AH-stuh-mee) or "trach" is a tube to help you breathe. It is put into your trachea through a small opening in your neck called a ... Free with registration - CareNotes - AccessMyLibrary.com

Life's choices, In 1998, a dying young man refused to surrender his...   -  Mar 27, 2005
The Vatican tells us he has had a tracheostomy, but to look at him in ... His tracheostomy incision is hidden underneath his brilliantly white garments. ... Pay-Per-View - Newsday - ProQuest Archiver

Tracheostomy care for children.(Disease/Disorder overview)   -  May 1, 2006
...* A tracheostomy (tray-kee-AH-stuh-mee) or "trach" is a tube to help your child breathe. It is put into your child's trachea through a small opening in your ... Free with registration - CareNotes - AccessMyLibrary.com

… of Ciaglia Blue Rhino technique for tracheostomy: using a guidewire...   -  Aug 19, 2006
Objective: The potential difficulty in doing initial dilation in the percutaneous dilational tracheostomy (PDT) with the Ciaglia Blue Rhino (CBR) technique ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

… VAC 30-60-320. Adult ventilation/tracheostomy specialized care...   -  Aug 9, 2005
Adult ventilation/tracheostomy specialized care criteria. A. General description. ... Have a complex tracheostomy that meets all of the following criteria. ... Pay-Per-View - Virginia Regulations - Loislaw

Abstract and Introduction   -  Oct 8, 2007
Intensive care anaesthetists are increasingly performing bedside percutaneous tracheostomy. The objectives of this study were to characterize emergency ... Medscape

Surgery Points to Pope's Poor Health; Incision in Windpipe Should...   -  Feb 25, 2005
The decision by the pope's doctors to perform a tracheostomy -- an incision in the neck directly into the trachea, or wi... Pay-Per-View - Washington Post - HighBeam Research

EBSCOhost Connection: Historical Review Of Tracheostomy.   -  Jan 1, 2006
Internet Journal of Ophthalmology & Visual Science: Subscription - Internet Journal of Ophthalmology and... - EBSCO Publishing

… of Federal Regulations - 21 CFR § 868.5800 Tracheostomy tube and...   -  Jul 11, 2006
A tracheostomy tube and tube cuff is a device intended to be placed into a ... The cuff may be a separate or integral part of the tracheostomy tube and is ... Pay-Per-View - United States Code of Federal Regulation... - Loislaw

California Code of Regulations - § 22:87908. Tracheostomy.   -  Aug 16, 2005
§ 22:87908 . Tracheostomy. (a) The licensee shall be permitted to accept or retain a resident who has had a tracheostomy tube inserted if the resident is ... Pay-Per-View - California Code of Regulations - Loislaw

… Code - NAC 449.2734 Residents having tracheostomy or open wound …   -  Aug 11, 2005
NAC 449.2734 Residents having tracheostomy or open wound requiring ... A person who has a tracheostomy or an open wound that requires treatment by a medical ... Pay-Per-View - Nevada Administrative Code - Loislaw

… Cross Contamination Of Traumatic Tracheostomy Tissue Histology...   -  Jan 1, 2006
Accidental Cross Contamination Of Traumatic Tracheostomy Tissue Histology With Extraneous Squamous Cell Cancinoma: A Case Report Accidental Cross ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Ophthalmology and... - EBSCO Publishing

Oregon Regulations - 410-122-0209 Tracheostomy Care Supplies   -  Aug 9, 2005
410-122-0209 Tracheostomy Care Supplies (1) Indications and Coverage: For a client following an open surgical tracheostomy which has been open or is ... Pay-Per-View - Oregon Regulations - Loislaw

Video Game Features, PC Game Features   -  Sep 26, 2007
...(Ebert has suffered with cancer, which spread and required multiple surgeries, including a tracheostomy.) Regarding the whole "games as art" debate, ... GameDAILY BIZ

… Administrative Code - Subchapter I. Ventilator and Tracheostomy...   -  Aug 11, 2005
Subchapter I. Ventilator and Tracheostomy Care Supplies. Copyright © 2008 Loislaw.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Pay-Per-View - Louisiana Administrative Code - Loislaw

New Mexico Regulations - 16.23.14.21 NMAC TRACHEOSTOMY CARE   -  Aug 9, 2005
16.23.14.21 NMAC TRACHEOSTOMY CARE A. Deliver equipment and supplies. B. Instruct the patient/family on how to order supplies. ... Pay-Per-View - New Mexico Regulations - Loislaw

… Administrative Code - Subchapter H. Ventilator and Tracheostomy …   -  Aug 11, 2005
Subchapter H. Ventilator and Tracheostomy Equipment (Reserved.) Reserved. Copyright © 2008 Loislaw.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Pay-Per-View - Louisiana Administrative Code - Loislaw

Sleep Studies and Home Ventilation: A New Partnership?   -  Apr 4, 2009
Recognizing these troublesome tracheostomy leaks on a sleep study and making ... Often a repeat study will be done after the tracheostomy tube has been ... Sleep Review

Use of a T-tube stent to treat a patient with tracheal stenosis   -  Dec 1, 2007
He had a well-healed tracheostomy incision on his neck. ... A T-tube maintains a tracheostomy stoma, and a tracheostomy tube can easily be inserted in case ... Journal of the American Academy of...

Sleep Studies and Home Ventilation: A New Partnership?   -  Jan 3, 2009
Recognizing these troublesome tracheostomy leaks on a sleep study and making ... Often a repeat study will be done after the tracheostomy tube has been ... news Stories

Procedure may be sign of a serious problem .   -  Feb 25, 2005
SUCTION: At a minimum, a tracheostomy allows easy access to the trachea so doctors and ... By bypassing the upper respiratory tract, a tracheostomy offers a ... St. Petersburg Times - Google News Archive

New York Codes, Rules and Regulations - 10 NYCRR 755.8. Emergency …   -  May 18, 2007
...(4) cardiac defibrillator; (5) cardiac monitoring equipment; (6) thoracotomy set; (7) tracheostomy set; (8) laryngoscope and endotracheal tubes; ... Pay-Per-View - New York Codes, Rules and Regulations - Loislaw

Vajpayee recovers, may be off ventilator soon   -  Mar 15, 2009
Doctors had yesterday conducted tracheostomy, a minor surgial procedure, ... “We conducted tracheostomy on the former Prime Minister in order to evade ... Economic Times

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - MYERS v. ASTRUE (NDIll. 8...   -  Aug 26, 2009
He had a permanent tracheostomy at that time due to difficulty breathing and ... The tests showed that his endotracheal and tracheostomy tubes were both in ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

An uncomfortable refusal.(case study) | Article from The Hastings...   -  Sep 1, 2008
Article: The tracheostomy tube. (right to refuse treatment)(includes ... ... A button (or space holder for a tracheostomy) was eventually placed - the final ... Pay-Per-View - Hastings Center Report - HighBeam Research

JAMA -- Extended Family, June 27, 2007, Elwy 297 (24): 2675   -  Jun 27, 2007
After the bathroom tasks, I perform the necessary tracheostomy care ... I clean and replace the suction tubing, wash the tracheostomy mask, and empty water ... Journal of American Medical Association - Journal of American Medical Association...

Use of the Montgomery T tube in ventilator-dependent patients   -  Jun 28, 2005
The patient suffered respiratory failure that required tracheostomy and mechanical ... The patient underwent tracheostomy for ventilation support and airway ... European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic...

An unusual case of penetrating tracheal ("Cut throat") injury due to...   -  Jul 1, 2007
Orotracheal intubation or tracheostomy through the tracheal wound is the ideal way ... After achieving hemostasis, a 7.0-size cuffed tracheostomy tube was ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine - AccessMyLibrary.com

Center found deficient in man's death Christopher East fined $58,100...   -  Apr 21, 2005
16, 2004, with a tracheostomy already in place. With the breathing tube, Henry was able ... He had pulled out his tracheostomy tube, which was found nearby, ... $2.95 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - NewsBank

Thyroid Cancer Doesn't Bench Rehnquist   -  Jul 18, 2005
Speculation in October and since about the severity of Rehnquist's condition was fueled by reports that he required a tracheostomy "in connection with a ... MedPage Today



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