Preventing Skin Injuries When Securing Endotracheal Tube

The Plastic Tube that Connects a Ventilator to the Patient is the Endotracheal Tube. When a patient has compromised lungs, had trauma, anesthesia, or a serious illness a tube is inserted into the patients mouth and down the windpipe to assist with breathing, a process called endotracheal intubation. When a patients mouth is not able […]