Aaron's Tracheostomy Page


Subject:
Medical Treatments & Devices , Surgery

Description:
This site provides information about tracheotomy, which is "a surgical procedure that [makes] an incision into the trachea (windpipe) ... [to form] a temporary or permanent opening which is called a tracheostomy." Discusses the surgical procedure, tracheostomy care, parenting a child with a tracheostomy, and more. Includes message boards and an e-mail list. From a nurse whose son lived with a tracheostomy for four years.

Creator:
Bissell, Cynthia

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.tracheostomy.com


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