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- Swallowing precautions
- Neutropenic precautions
- Airborne precautions
- Suicide precautions
Aspiraiton risk is elevatated after tracheostomy placement. Therefore, swallowing precautions are essential. Patients should be NPO after this procedure and have an evaluation from a speech therapist before oral intake. Most likely, they will have a PEG tube for enteral feedings. None of the information provided in the question would necessetate any other precautions.
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