Tracheostomy is one of the oldest known surgical interventions. Although it is a lifesaving method, it bears high complication and lethality rates. It was only at the beginning of the twentieth century, through systematic research by Jackson (1921), that a technique evolved that prevented significant complications.
KeywordsAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Tracheostomy Tube Tracheal Stenosis Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy Percutaneous Tracheostomy
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