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To Air is Human
Care of the Patient With an Artificial Airway

CE431 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Margaret M. Ecklund, MS, RN, ACNP-BC, CCRN-K
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The goal of this program is to provide nurses with an evidence-based framework for the care of the adult patient with an artificial airway. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify the alterations created by an artificial airway and strategies to minimize risk of infection and ensure patency
  • Describe the types of tracheostomy tubes, citing attributes of each
  • Discuss communication strategies for the patient with an artificial airway

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 8/26/2019

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