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International Journal of Otolaryngology
Volume 2010, Article ID 638742, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/638742
Research Article

Identifying and Improving Knowledge Deficits of Emergency Airway Management of Tracheotomy and Laryngectomy Patients: A Pilot Patient Safety Initiative

1Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
2Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
3Department of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
4Quality Improvement Department, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA

Received 10 February 2010; Accepted 23 March 2010

Academic Editor: Charles Monroe Myer

Copyright © 2010 Ivan H. El-Sayed et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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