Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine

Register      Login

SEARCH WITHIN CONTENT

FIND ARTICLE

Volume / Issue

Online First

Archive
Related articles

VOLUME 25 , ISSUE 9 ( September, 2021 ) > List of Articles

Original Article

Application of Endotracheal Tube Cuff Pressure Monitoring during Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy: A Novel Technique

Hashim Mohammad, Gaurav Jain, Ankit Agarwal, Sana Kausar, Sonu Sama

Keywords : Endotracheal tube cuff pressure manometer, Endotracheal tube positioning, Percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy

Citation Information : Mohammad H, Jain G, Agarwal A, Kausar S, Sama S. Application of Endotracheal Tube Cuff Pressure Monitoring during Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy: A Novel Technique. Indian J Crit Care Med 2021; 25 (9):1040-1041.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23961

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 08-09-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Endotracheal tube (ETT) cuff pressure monitoring during percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy (PDT) procedure is an easy-to-use innovative addition to the standard blind technique in a resource-limited setting. This technique can be carried out without disconnecting the breathing circuit, resulting in a lower risk of infectious aerosol generation.


PDF Share
  1. Añón JM, Araujo JB, Escuela MP, González-Higueras E. Percutaneous tracheostomy in the ventilated patient. Med Intensiva 2014;38(3):181– 193. DOI: 10.1016/j.medine.2012.11.005.
  2. Mphanza T, Jacobs S, Chavez M. A potential complication associated with percutaneous tracheostomy with an endotracheal tube with a Murphy eye in situ. Anesthesiology 1998;88(5):1418. DOI: 10.1097/00000542-199805000-00050.
  3. Reilly PM, Sing RF, Giberson FA, Anderson HL 3rd, Rotondo MF, Tinkoff GH, et al. Hypercarbia during tracheostomy: a comparison of percutaneous endoscopic, percutaneous Doppler, and standard surgical tracheostomy. Intensive Care Med 1997;23(8):859–864. DOI: 10.1007/s001340050422.
  4. Kleffmann J, Pahl R, Deinsberger W, Ferbert A, Roth C. Effect of percutaneous tracheostomy on intracerebral pressure and perfusion pressure in patients with acute cerebral dysfunction (TIP Trial): an observational study. Neurocritical Care 2012;17(1):85–89. DOI: 10.1007/s12028-012-9709-x.
PDF Share
PDF Share

© Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.