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Tracheostomy course for Nurses

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
20 minutes
Subject matter expert
e-Learning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
NHS Health Education England

This session covers paediatric tracheostomy including when it may be required, the complications that may occur, choice of tube and the training of carers.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • State the indications for tracheostomy
  • List the early and late complications of tracheostomy
  • Explain the choice of tracheostomy tube
  • Describe the training needs of a carer of a child with a tracheostomy

This session begins by looking at why a tracheostomy may be required and the complications that can occur. It then considers the choice of tracheostomy tube and the training of carers.


PRM123
Instructors / Speakers
Vasileios Patelis,
Specialist

Vasileios Patelis is an ST7 Specialist Registrar in Paediatrics, currently working at Birmingham Children’s Hospital. He has an interest in paediatric respiratory medicine.

Delivery
Title
Tracheostomy course for Nurses
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Child and family health, Children and young peoples health, Maternal-child, Paediatric, Paediatric and Neonatal Care
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
20 minutes
Location
Online
Access Duration (in months)
12
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