Tracheostomy care video
- FEEDING PATIENTS WHO ARE VENTILATOR-DEPENDENT. // Clinical Advisor;2009, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p42
The article provides an answer to a question on the acceptibility of oral feeding of a patient who is ventilator-dependent and has a chronic indwelling tracheostomy tube.
- Tracheostomy trauma. Langslow, Amelda // Australian Nursing Journal;Jul96, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p28
Presents a case study of a tracheostomy patient who died as a result of inaccurate documentation in a high dependency unit in an Australian nursing home. Coronial inquest on the case.
- RN AT HOME: What parents need to know about trach care. Kaufman, Joanne; Hardy-Ribakow, Deborah // RN;Oct88, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p99
Presents guidelines for parents caring for pediatric tracheostomy patients. Checklist of skills that family members and caregivers must develop; Protocols for oxygen and suctioning; Special demands of equipment used.
- Trach care at home. Schreiber, Donna; Boyd, Leslie // RN;Jul2001, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p43
Provides a guide for nurses caring for a homebound patient who has a tracheostomy. Information on decannulation; Complications of tracheostomy; Procedure in changing tracheostomy tubes.
- Outcome for tracheostomized patients who requiring prolonged stay in intensive care unit. Santana-Cabrera, L.; Mendoza, C. Díaz; Sánchez-Palacios, M.; Martin-Santana, J. D.; Hernández, J. R. Hernández // International Journal of Critical Illness & Injury Science;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p286
A letter to the editor is presented about the effect of tracheostomy on intensive care unit (ICU) and in-hospital mortality for patients who require prolonged stay in ICU.
- Newest Reception Room Video from Health Visions. // American Chiropractor;2003, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p10
Features several videotapes produced to inform parents about the benefits of chiropractic for children. Therapeutic benefits from chiropractic; Encouragement of family care; Health benefits to children.
- Teaching TRACHEOSTOMY PATIENTS to cope at home. Pagana, Kathleen Deska // RN;Dec78, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p63
Provides advice for tracheostomy patients to cope at home after the surgery. Challenges for a patient who leaves the hospital with a permanent tracheostomy; Precautions to protect the surgical wound; Techniques in suctioning accumulated secretions from the tracheobronchial tree; Methods in...
- Outcome Evaluation of Patients Requiring Tracheostomy in an Intensive Care Unit in Trinidad. Olton, S.; Hariharan, S.; Chen, D. // West Indian Medical Journal;Mar2009, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p173
Objective: To evaluate the outcome of patients who have undergone a tracheostomy in a multidisciplinary intensive care unit (ICU) and to determine the difference between an early and late tracheostomy. Design and Methods: All patients who had tracheostomy in the ICU of The Eric Williams Medical...
- Health information management and perceptions of the quality of care for children with tracheotomy: A qualitative study. Berry, Jay G.; Goldmann, Donald A.; Mandl, Kenneth D.; Putney, Heather; Helm, David; O'Brien, Jane; Antonelli, Richard; Weinick, Robin M. // BMC Health Services Research;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p117
Background: Children with tracheotomy receive health care from an array of providers within various hospital and community health system sectors. Previous studies have highlighted substandard health information exchange between families and these sectors. The aim of this study was to investigate...