All Videos Tagged otolaryngology (MERLOT Voices) - MERLOT Voices 2018-09-23T12:10:37Z http://voices.merlot.org/video/video/listTagged?tag=otolaryngology&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Tracheostomy tag:voices.merlot.org,2012-01-23:2093140:Video:54285 2012-01-23T16:03:17.596Z Balasubramanian thiagarajan http://voices.merlot.org/profile/Balasubramanianthiagarajan This video clipping shows tracheostomy being performed. This is actually a life saving procedure, where an opening is made in the anterior wall of trachea and a tube is passed through the opening into the trachea. This procedure actually bye passes the obstruction and facilitates normal breathing by the patient. This video clipping shows tracheostomy being performed. This is actually a life saving procedure, where an opening is made in the anterior wall of trachea and a tube is passed through the opening into the trachea. This procedure actually bye passes the obstruction and facilitates normal breathing by the patient.