Maintaining the artificial airway: current concepts.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Artificial airways are a common treatment modality in neonatal and pediatric critical care units. Maintaining the integrity of artificial airways in infants and children requires accurate assessment of endotracheal tube (ETT) position and patency, adequacy of oxygenation and ventilation, and the identification and treatment of potential complications.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Turner, BS

Published Date

  • September 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 16 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 487 - 493

PubMed ID

  • 2216576

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0097-9805

Language

  • eng