Caroline Shaw - Highly SpecialisedPaediatric Respiratory Physiotherapist and Helen Cranney -Highly Specialised Paediatric Long Term Ventilation Physiotherapist
This lecture will aim to:
Provide an overview of the current best practice in Paediatric Tracheostomy Management including speaking valve use during physical activity.
Gain knowledge in the principles of ventilation for Long term Paediatric NIV and tracheostomy ventilated patients.
Develop understanding of the considerations and safety issues for physiotherapists treating Tracheostomy and long term ventilated children in the community and in hospital outside of Paediatric critical care.