The Laryngectomee Guide

"The Laryngectomee Guide" cover guide

The guide contains information about the side effects of radiation and chemotherapy; the methods of speaking after laryngectomy; how to care for the airway, stoma, heat and moisture exchange filter, and voice prosthesis. In addition I address eating and swallowing issues, medical, dental and psychological concerns, respiration and anesthesia, and travelling as a laryngectomee.

Source: Extract from book introducction

Identification
Category
Document type
Guía
ISBN/ISSN/NIPO
ISBN 9781483926940
IBIC classification
MJL - Respiratory medicine
MJP - Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
Terms
Bibliographic data
Author
Edition
1
Place of publication
Alexandria (VA)
Publisher
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Year
2013
Month
July
Pages
170
Language
English
Additional Information
Source
AT Observatory