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Tracheostomy Primer & COVID-19 Implications

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Educational Materials
Release Date: Tue, 6/30/20
Termination Date: Thu, 12/31/20
Credits: 1

Tracheostomy Primer & COVID-19 Implications

Presenter: Steven Chinn

This lecture was originally presented during Hospital Medicine Conference (2020) held on 05/06/2020.
There are no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.
Target Audience:

This activity is appropriate for:
Physicians, Physician Assistants

In the fields of:
Internal Medicine

Accreditation Information:

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Original Release Date: June 2020
Termination Date: December 2020

Additional Info:
  1. Pratt, L.W., Ferlito, A. and Rinaldo, A. (2008), Tracheotomy: Historical Review. The Laryngoscope, 118: 1597-1606. doi:10.1097/MLG.0b013e3181783a4c
  2. Nora H Cheung, Lena M Napolitano. Tracheostomy: Epidemiology, Indications, Timing, Technique, and Outcomes. Respiratory Care Jun 2014, 59 (6) 895-919; DOI: 10.4187/respcare.02971
  3. Heidi H O'Connor, Alexander C White. Tracheostomy Decannulation. Respiratory Care Aug 2010, 55 (8) 1076-1081
  4. Givi B, Schiff BA, Chinn SB, et al. Safety Recommendations for Evaluation and Surgery of the Head and Neck During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online March 31, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2020.0780
  5. Richardson S, Hirsch JS, Narasimhan M, et al. Presenting Characteristics, Comorbidities, and Outcomes Among 5700 Patients Hospitalized With COVID-19 in the New York City Area. JAMA. Published online April 22, 2020. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.6775
Categories: COVID

Credits available:

AMA PRA Category 1: 1.00
Participation: 1.00