Evaluation of Tracheal Complications in Patients With COVID-19

JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2020

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What The Study Did: Whether patients with COVID-19 had higher risk of tracheal complications after prolonged invasive mechanical ventilation and the possible reasons why were investigated in this study.

Authors: Giacomo Fiacchini, M.D., of the University of Pisa in Italy, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2020.4148)

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