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Title Tracheostomies : the complete guide / Linda L. Morris, M. Sherif Afifi, editors
Published New York : Springer Pub. Co., [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 365 pages) : illustrations
Contents Functional anatomy of the airway / M. Sherif Afifi -- Tracheotomy procedure / Michiel J. Bové and M. Sherif Afifi -- Types of tracheostomy tubes and related appliances / Linda L. Morris -- Fitting and changing a tracheostomy tube / Linda L. Morris -- Special considerations for the tracheostomy patient / Linda L. Morris -- Phonation with a tracheostomy / Linda L. Morris -- Care of the tracheostomy patient / Linda L. Morris -- Special considerations for the child with a tracheostomy / Linda Sue Van Roeyen -- Special considerations for the patient with a laryngectomy / Jeri A. Logemann -- Complications and emergency procedures / Michiel J. Bové and Linda L. Morris -- Downsizing and decannulation / Linda L. Morris -- Rehabilitation and recovery / John Parson and Linda L. Morris
Summary This book serves as a comprehensive reference to enable management of the multitude of issues that arise with tracheostomy patients-from the surgical procedure, the perioperative period, during intensive care, to recovery and rehabilitation. €. This book is practical and readily useable by a number of health care professionals, including physicians (anesthesiologists, general surgeons, trauma surgeons, otolaryngologists, pulmonologists, emergency physicians, intensivists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, and physiatrists) and nurses (APNs: NPs, CNS, nurse anesthetists, critical care nurses, m
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tracheotomy.
Form Electronic book
Author Afifi, M. Sherif.
Morris, Linda L. (Linda Louise), 1954-
ISBN 0826105173
0826105181 (electronic bk.)
9780826105189 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)