Affordable Access

Rigid bronchoscopy-guided percutaneous tracheostomy.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
British journal of anaesthesia
Publication Date
Volume
95
Issue
3
Pages
417–419
Identifiers
PMID: 16040639
Source
Medline

Abstract

We describe a case series of seven patients that demonstrates the usefulness of rigid bronchoscopy in percutaneous tracheostomy. The technique was used in selected patients who had a previous tracheostomy, a difficult airway, high risk of bleeding, or a tracheal stent in place.

There are no comments yet on this publication. Be the first to share your thoughts.

Statistics

Seen <100 times
0 Comments