Tracheostomies: The Complete Guide

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 1

Authors/Editor: Morris, Linda; Afifi, M. Sherif

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-610517-2

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This book is a comprehensive reference to help manage the multitude of issues that arise with tracheostomy patients--from the surgical procedure to the perioperative period, and from intensive care to recovery and rehabilitation.

This book is practical and readily useable by a number of health care professionals from nurses and anesthesiologists to general surgeons, physiatrists, and many more. The chapter authors closely detail each procedure, providing step-by-step guidelines for practice, including choosing and fitting tubes and restoring the voice.

This one-stop reference presents the fine details of daily care of patients with tracheostomies to help health care practitioners make appropriate decisions and educate their patients.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Morris, Linda; Afifi, M. Sherif
ISBN: 978-0-82-610517-2
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 384
Year: 2010