A Video-Assisted Endotracheal Suture Technique for Correction of Distal Tracheal Laceration After Intubation Full Text
Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 06/01/2012
da Silva Costa A et al. – Surgical treatment of tracheal lacerations can be by a transtracheal suture technique or a right thoracotomy. Using the concept of minimally invasive surgical procedures, authors reported the treatment of 2 patients with tracheal lacerations greater than 5 cm in the distal trachea that were treated with endotracheal video–assisted suturing using a cervical incision.