tracheotomy


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Synonyms for tracheotomy

a surgical operation that creates an opening into the trachea with a tube inserted to provide a passage for air

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Peter Owen on a life support machine in hospital after an emergency tracheotomy saved his life; Peter recovering at home with his father Gareth.
After the patient was successfully intubated, a tracheotomy was placed.
Bronchoscopic removal of foreign body from airway through tracheotomy or tracheostomy.
5 mg/kg and fentanyl 1 [micro]g/kg, and called upon the ENT team to prepare tracheotomy.
The endoscopic examination performed from the tracheotomy revealed that there was a widespread collapse in the entire trachea, which became evident especially with inspirium.
However, many studies failed to specify the time elapsed between tracheotomy and VAP onset.
The seriousness of the condition warranted surgical intervention and was decided to perform emergency tracheotomy to retrieve foreign body.
Preoperatively, he was advised that a tracheotomy might be required, but he refused consent.
Gradual supplies single-use special equipment (trocars, tracheotomy tubes and intrabronchial, medical kits, catheters for cannulation, pressure sensors, closed system for the extraction, instruments for transfusion of fluids with variable speed, contributions to mammals)
Tracheotomy incision was closed (Figure 7), the entire procedure lasted for 1 hour 15 mins.
Tracheotomy management; a multidisciplinary approach.
Traditionally, it was confined to the emergency management of upper airway obstruction however, with the advent of positive pressure ventilation, tracheotomy became an elective procedure following intubation.
Doctors at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center on March 21 performed a tracheotomy on 13-month-old Joseph Maraachli, who has a progressive, fatal neurodegenerative disease.
Ms Giffords still cannot speak because of a tracheotomy done so the breathing tube could be removed from her mouth.