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Research & Reviews  2,219 results

Clinical application of PEAK PlasmaBlade to remove distal tracheal granulation in patie...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anl.2021.06.007
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Lin WN, Hsin LJ et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - Tracheal granulation is one of the common long term complications in patients after tracheostomy. Hypertrophic tracheal granulation may cause airway obstruction and further operation may be required to recreate an airway. Distal tracheal granulati...

Use of monopolar microelectrodes and radiofrequency in the treatment of arytenoid edema...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hed.26823
Head & Neck; Basterra J, Oishi N et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - We evaluated the tissue reduction effects using monopolar microelectrodes (MME) coupled to a radiofrequency (RF) generator in arytenoid edema caused by postoperative radiotherapy in larynx. This is a retrospective transversal study, which included...

A Novel Use of Modified Tracheostomy Tubes in Preventing External Auditory Canal Stenosis.
https://doi.org/10.5152/iao.2021.0078
The Journal of International Advanced Otology; Ng CS, Foong SK et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - Postoperative or post-traumatic canal restenosis in patients with external auditory canal (EAC) stenosis is a troublesome complication faced by many ear surgeons following canalplasty or meatoplasty. Many ear prostheses and surgical methods have b...

Systematic review and meta-analysis of tracheostomy outcomes in COVID-19 patients.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2021.05.011
The British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Ferro A, Kotecha S et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - A systematic review and meta-analysis of the entire COVID-19 Tracheostomy cohort was conducted to determine the cumulative incidence of complications, mortality, time to decannulation and ventilatory weaning. Outcomes of surgical versus percutaneo...

Quantifying Viral Particle Aerosolization Risk During Tracheostomy Surgery and Tracheos...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2021.1383
JAMA Otolaryngology-- Head & Neck Surgery; Berges AJ, Lina IA et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - During respiratory disease outbreaks such as the COVID-19 pandemic, aerosol-generating procedures, including tracheostomy, are associated with the risk of viral transmission to health care workers. To quantify particle aerosolization during trache...

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Guidelines  5 results

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Management of Adult Patients with Tracheostomy in the...
https://doi.org/10.4187/respcare.08206
Respiratory Care; Mussa CC, Gomaa D et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - Management of patients with a tracheostomy tube includes many components of care provided by clinicians from various health care disciplines. In recent years, clinicians worldwide have demonstrated a renewed interest in the management of patients ...

Use of Tracheostomy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: American College of Chest Physicians/...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7274948
Chest Lamb CR, Desai NR et. al.

Jun 8th, 2020 - The role of tracheostomy during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic remains unknown. The goal of this consensus statement is to examine the current evidence for performing tracheostomy in patients with respiratory failure from COVID-1...

Operative fixation of rib fractures after blunt trauma: A practice management guideline...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000001350
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Kasotakis G, Hasenboehler EA et. al.

Dec 28th, 2016 - Rib fractures are identified in 10% of all injury victims and are associated with significant morbidity (33%) and mortality (12%). Significant progress has been made in the management of rib fractures over the past few decades, including operative...

Practice parameters for the surgical modifications of the upper airway for obstructive ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2941428
Sleep Aurora RN, Casey KR et. al.

Nov 10th, 2010 - Practice parameters for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in adults by surgical modification of the upper airway were first published in 1996 by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (formerly ASDA). The following practice ...

Comprehensive evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for ventilator-associated pne...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2007.11.014
Journal of Critical Care; Muscedere J, Dodek P et. al.

Mar 24th, 2008 - Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in ventilated critically ill patients. To develop evidence-based guidelines for the prevention of VAP. MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, and the Cochrane Database of Sys...

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Drugs  11 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  66 results

Bacterial Colonization in Tracheostomized Patients With Neurological or Neuromuscular Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02400086

Jan 26th, 2020 - At their admission in Raymond Poincaré hospital in the long-term ventilation unit for a ventilation check-up, patients with a long-term tracheostomy and suffering from a neurological or neuromuscular disease will be included in the study if they h...

High-Flow Oxygen Therapy Following Tracheostomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03721419

Jan 13th, 2020 - Many patients with Respiratory Failure undergo tracheostomy due to difficulty weaning from mechanical ventilation. A component of weaning a patient with tracheostomy usually involves the administration of oxygen via High Humidity device. There are...

The Prevalence of Chronic Critical Illness in Turkey
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03262883

Oct 9th, 2019 - The patients who survive an acute critical illness in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) may be delayed in a situation where they are sometimes totally independent before hand due to iatrogenic causes such as infections, dysfunctions, psychological dis...

Assessment of Primary Oxygenation and Airflow Measurement for Endoscopic Laryngeal Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03222869

Aug 8th, 2019 - There is significant utility in objectively measuring airflow as subjects, undergoing endoscopic laryngeal surgery, commonly have difficulties with airflow secondary to their stenosis. Easier and quicker quantification will tailor diagnosis and tr...

Thulium Contact Laser of Laryngotracheal Stenosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02587546

Jul 31st, 2019 - Laryngotracheal stenosis is a serious disease significantly worsening the quality of life. Impaired breathing often leads to tracheotomy, deterioration of the voice leads to communication problems with others and swallowing problems are often pres...

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News  90 results

Scientists Discover New Genetic Form of ALS in 11 Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952489

Jun 6th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Scientists have identified four specific, dominant variants of the SPTLC1 gene in 11 children from seven different families who appear to have a new and unique form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The findings suggest th...

Low Risk of SARS-CoV-2 Transmission During Tracheostomy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952327

Jun 2nd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - With appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), healthcare professionals (HCPs) are at low risk of contracting SARS-CoV-2 while performing tracheostomy, a new systematic review and meta-analysis suggests. "By demo...

Early Tracheotomy Tied to Less Pneumonia, Fewer Ventilator Days, Shorter ICU Stays
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947658

Mar 17th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Early tracheotomy placement in critically ill patients is associated with lower ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) rates, shorter durations of mechanical ventilation and fewer ICU days, but not with reduced short-ter...

Risdiplam Promising for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947139

Mar 8th, 2021 - Infants with type 1 spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) showed promising signs, including an increased expression of functional survival motor neuron (SMN) protein in the blood, after 1 year of treatment with oral risdiplam (Evrysdi, Genentech), accordi...

Earlier Tracheostomies No More Risky Than Later Ones, May Benefit COVID-19 Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942872

Dec 18th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - In SARS-CoV-2 infected patients it may make sense to do tracheostomies earlier -seven to 14 days after the patient has started on a ventilator - rather than waiting another week, a new study suggests. In a retrospective review o...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →