TITLE

Comparing percutaneous tracheostomy with open surgical tracheostomy

AUTHOR(S)
Susanto, Irawan
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/5/2002, Vol. 324 Issue 7328, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Compares percutaneous tracheostomy with open surgical tracheostomy. Popularity of percutaneous dilational tracheostomy which is done at the bedside in the intensive care unit; Costs of percutaneous tracheostomy and bedside open surgical tracheostomy; Safety of percutaneous and surgical tracheostomy; Questions about the long term effects of tracheostomy.
ACCESSION #
5858247

 

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