2-14. List the nursing considerations involved in
the care of a patient with a new tracheostomy.
2-15. Describe the steps used in tracheostomy
2-16. Explain the principle of underwater seal
2-17. Describe three systems used for
2-18. Discuss the nursing techniques used in
2-19. Discuss the nursing management of a patient
with a chest tube.
2-20. State the purpose of thoracentesis.
After studying the assignment, complete the exercises
at the end of this lesson. These exercises will help
you to achieve the lesson objectives.