How to Clean a Tracheostomy Stoma and Inner Cannula (Trach Care) Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
Total Laryngectomy University of Pittsburg Medical Center
Laryngectomy U.S. National Library of Medicine
Going Home with a Laryngectomy Stoma: A Guide for Patients and Carers Liverpool Hospital NSW Government Health
The Laryngectomee Guide Itzhak Brook, MD, MSc This guide provides practical information to assist laryngectomees and their caregivers in dealing with medical, dental, and psychological challenges.
Anatomical Changes After Laryngectomy Texas Health Care, Ft. Worth, TX
Care of the Child with Chronic Tracheostomy, official statement of the American Thoracic Society, July 1999. (pdf file)
Babies with Tracheostomies The ASHA Leader, March 2003, by Suzanne S. Abraham (920KB)
Living with a Tracheostomy, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust
Manual of Care for the Pediatric Trach Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery UNC-CH School of Medicine (446K)
Medical Journal Articles
Impact of Pediatric Tracheotomy on Parental Caregiver Burden and Health Status, by Christopher J. Hartnick, MD; Cindy Bissell, RN; Susan K. Parsons, MD, ARCH Otolaryngology Vol 129 Oct. 2003 (PDF Format)
Tracheotomy in pediatric patients: A national perspective Charlotte W Lewis, Jeffrey D Carron, Jonathan A Perkins, Kathleen C Y Sie, Chris Feudtner, May 2000.
Tracheostomy: From Insertion to Decannulation Paul T. Engels, MD, Sean M. Bagshaw, MD,Michael Meier, MD and Peter G. Brindley, MD Can J Surg. 2009 Oct; 52(5): 427–433.