Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Tracheostomy Study

No description
by

Lauren Ogilvie

on 1 October 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Tracheostomy Study

Tracheostomy: BCCH A 28 Year Retrospective Review
Introduction
Method
Retrospective Chart Review

-ethics approved by UBC C&W REB
-all documented tracheostomy procedures from 1982 to 2010
Preliminary Results
Discussion
Thanks!
Tracheotomy:
-surgical procedure dating back to Ancient Greece
-Involves creating an opening into the trachea with the insertion of a tube for respiration
Objectives
-Quality Assurance
-Compare results with the literature
Indications
In The Literature:
-Overall decrease in frequency due to developments such as endotracheal intubation before 1990's, recent leveling off
-The most common indication for tracheostomy is UAO, over the 90's infection became relatively obsolete as an indication and prolonged ventilation cases increased
-Complication rates range from 18-49% with variation due to criterion of complication
Data Collected:

-demographics
-date of tracheostomy
-doctor who completed procedure
-date of decannulation
-indications
-complications
Analysis:

-calculating frequencies across the whole cohort
-comparing data across three time periods (1982-1991, 1992-2001, 2002-2011)
-comparison to previous literature
Demographics
Full transcript