Reductions in Unplanned Extubations

Many infants admitted to the NICU require invasive ventilation through the use of an endotracheal tube. Unplanned or accidental extubation (UE) can be associated with airway injury including scarring and stenosis.



Work Title Reductions in Unplanned Extubations
Open Access
Creators Dennis J. Mujsce, MD; Kimberly Beers, RRT-NPS; Mitchell J. Kresch, MD; Joy Stauffer, BSN, RNC-NIC; Lori Merkel, MS, BSN, RNC-NIC; Mary M. Lewis, MSN, RNC-NIC
Version number 1
Keyword Penn State Hershey Nursing; Neonatal Nursing; Extubation; Neonatal Intensive Care
License All rights reserved
Work Type Poster
Publication Date October 2012
Subject Neonatal intensive care; Extubation; Neonatal nursing
Deposited November 20, 2013 10:39



Work History

Version 1

  • Created
  • Added h9w032396t_version1_2012PosterP_ReductionsinUnplannedExtubations.pdf
  • Added Creator Dennis J. Mujsce, MD
  • Added Creator Kimberly Beers, RRT-NPS
  • Added Creator Mitchell J. Kresch, MD
  • Added Creator Joy Stauffer, BSN, RNC-NIC
  • Added Creator Lori Merkel, MS, BSN, RNC-NIC
  • Added Creator Mary M. Lewis, MSN, RNC-NIC
  • Published