Adolescent Tracheostomy for COVID-19 Respiratory Failure

Taylor Leavitt, Rebecca L. Brooks, Ron B. Mitchell, Romaine F. Johnson, Stephen R. Chorney

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Pediatric tracheostomy for COVID-19 infections is uncommon and requires age-appropriate adaptations. This case adds to a limited body of literature related to tracheostomy placement and management in an adolescent. Thoughtful planning and communication by a dedicated tracheostomy team was crucial in obtaining a successful outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalEar, Nose and Throat Journal
StateAccepted/In press - 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology


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