Danish Guidelines 2015 for percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy in the intensive care unit

Kristian Rørbæk Madsen, Henrik Guldager, Mikael Rewers, Sven-Olaf Weber, Kurt Købke-Jacobsen, Jonathan White, Danish Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Danish Society of Intensive Care Medicine
2015 Danish Medical Journal  
Percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy is a common procedure in intensive care. This updated Danish national guideline describes indications, contraindications and complications, and gives recommendations for timing, anaesthesia, and technique, use of fibre bronchoscopy and ultrasound guidance, as well as decannulation strategy, training, and education.
pmid:25748872 fatcat:qrgvm24dc5asbk45px27yojnmm