Advantages of US in Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy: Randomized Controlled Trial and Review of the Literature

Yavuz A. , Yilmaz M., Goya C. , Alimoglu E., Kabaalioglu A.

RADIOLOGY, cilt.273, sa.3, ss.927-936, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 273 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1148/radiol.14140088
  • Dergi Adı: RADIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.927-936


Purpose: To compare procedure times and complication rates of preincisional ultrasonographic (US) evaluation and perioperative US guidance in percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy (PDT) with those of the current standard of care, PDT performed without image guidance.