Tubes and Drains. PN 3. Respiratory Tubes. Tracheostomy. Tracheostomy. opening in trachea-surgically created Variety of tubes can be inserted-temp/perm, length of use, speak Variation of tubes-double or single lumen, cuffed or not. Tracheostomy. Comparison of features-Cannula.
Pneumothorax, hemothorax, pleural effusions, lung abscess, post-op chest drainage (thoracotomy or CABG)