Evaluation of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy under laryngosuspension
- European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
High-quality endoscopic vision and easy access to the airway under laryngosuspension allow tracheostomy to be performed with maximum safety and optimal control of patient ventilation and hemostasis throughout the procedure. Expand
Antiplatelet agents and anticoagulants increased the bleeding risk of bedside percutaneous dilational tracheostomy in critically ill patients.
- Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi
It was demonstrated that it was feasible for pulmonologists to perform bedside PDT in critically ill patients, however, antiplatelet agents and anticoagulants use increased the risk of bleeding in PDT patients. Expand