TITLE

Bedside percutaneous tracheostomy in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Flum, David R.; Steinberg, Scott D.; Adams, Peter X.; Wallack, Marc K.
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;May1998, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p444
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the utilization of bedside percutaneous tracheostomy (PT) in patients with AIDS requiring prolonged performed mechanical ventilation. Factors included in the medical records of the patients; Mortality rate; Complication rate of PT; Suitability of PT among AIDS patients.
ACCESSION #
587310

 

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