Tracheotomy in children is not a particularly complex procedure, but may be associated with a high rate of complication over time. This article reviews the indications for tracheotomy in children, describes a commonly used technique, and lists the more common potential complications.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery|
|State||Published - Jun 1 2007|
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