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Tracheostomy tube placement: Early and late complications.

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dc.contributor.author Fernández-Bussy, Sebastián
dc.contributor.author Mahajan, Bob
dc.contributor.author Folch, Erik
dc.contributor.author Caviedes, Iván
dc.contributor.author Guerrero, Jorge
dc.contributor.author Majid, Adnan
dc.date.accessioned 2016-05-23T14:55:12Z
dc.date.available 2016-05-23T14:55:12Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, October 2015, vol.22, n°4, p.357-364 es_CL
dc.identifier.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/LBR.0000000000000177 es_CL
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11447/308
dc.description.abstract Tracheostomy tube placement is a therapeutic procedure that has gained increased favor over the past decade. Upper airway obstructions, failure to liberate from the ventilator, and debilitating neurological conditions are only a few indications for tracheostomy tube placement. Tracheostomy tubes can be placed either surgically or percutaneously. A percutaneous approach offers fewer surgical site infections and postsurgical bleeding than a surgical approach. A surgical placement posses a lower risk of injury to the posterior tracheal wall and spontaneous decannulation is less common. Late complications of both approaches include stenosis, malacia, along with tracheoesophageal, tracheoinnominate, and tracheocutaneous fistulas. This review describes the indications and methods of placement of tracheostomy tubes along with early and late complications that may occur following placement. es_CL
dc.language.iso en_US es_CL
dc.publisher Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins es_CL
dc.subject Tracheal stenosis es_CL
dc.subject Bronchoscopy es_CL
dc.subject Interventional pulmonology es_CL
dc.subject Tracheomalacia es_CL
dc.subject Tracheostomy es_CL
dc.subject Tracheostomy complications es_CL
dc.title Tracheostomy tube placement: Early and late complications. es_CL
dc.type Artículo es_CL


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