PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.44, no.3, pp.306-309, 2002 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Background : There is a limited indication for tracheostomy procedures in pediatric surgery. It is rarely applied to the pediatric patient because they can be kept intubated for a longer duration compared with adults. Problems and complications can occur after tracheostomy, even during the childhood period.