TRACHEOSTOMY REFERENCE PAGE

(THIS PAGE IS IN THE PROCESS OF BEING UPDATED...
ADDITIONAL LINKS MAY BE AVAILABLE A LATER DATE)

 


LIFE BEFORE & AFTER A TRACH

 

A Parent's Perspective (a video comparing life before & after a trach) (by Chase's mom)

Life After a Trach (a paper written by Margaret [MJ] Purk)



EDUCATIONAL TRAINING

 

Tracheostomy Care Handbook and More (by Cincinnati Children's Hospital)

Trach CPR Video (by Cincinnnati Children's Hospital)

Using Trilogy 100 Ventilator (Philips Respironics)

Various Respiratory Training Modules (RSVP HomeCare)

My Trilogy Notes

 


TRACH CHANGE VIDEOS

 

Changing a CUFFLESS & CUFFED Trach (Chase's "ALL STEPS" - trach change video)

Changing a CUFFLESS Trach (Chase's simple trach change video)

 

Changing a CUFFED Trach (Thanks to MJ & Brenda for allowing us to share):

(part 1 of 3 - preparing for the trach change) - http://youtu.be/eU1iEyZialA

(part 2 of 3 - changing the trach) - http://youtu.be/KS7Be8_Lhrw

(part 3 of 3 - gauze & trach tie placement) - http://youtu.be/gb_d1fZOru4

 


TREATMENTS WITH A TRACH

 

Chase's Treatment with a Trach (Neb / Coughs/ Suctioning)

 


HELPFUL TRACHEOSTOMY WEB SITES

 

Aaron's Trachostomy Page

St. Jude's Children's Hospital Tracheostomy Page

International Ventilator Users Network (great reference for adults)

 


TRACH SUPPLIES

 

TrendyTrachs.com

Trachs.com

 

 
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