AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-9 - 2010 Issue 3; Ask the Editor
A patient status post tracheostomy was admitted as an inpatient on mechanical ventilation. Five days later the tracheostomy was removed and the patient was successfully weaned off of the ventilator. How should the hours of mechanical ventilation be counted during the weaning process? ...
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