Tracheostomy management

Tracheostomy management

Melanie Wilson Education and support sister, Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust

Even though care of children with tracheostomies may differ between hospitals, there are basic principles and procedures that all nurses should be aware of including how to respond in an emergency.

Nursing Children and Young People. 17, 3,38-43. doi: 10.7748/paed2005.

Published in print: 01 April 2005