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  1. Janet
    March 16, 2019 @ 12:25 pm

    Speaking Valves Speaking valves are placed on the end of the tracheostomy tube to allow speaking in patients with vocal function. The valve flap is attached to the …

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    • strengthoflove
      March 16, 2019 @ 5:30 pm

      That’s a great point, and something I didn’t cover. Brian isn’t able to speak. He was barely able to form words before his trach and he can’t speak now. Some patients will still be able to speak with a trach. That should be noted. Thanks Janet!

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