Wound drains, inserted during the laryngectomy, stay in place until what criteria are met?
a) The patient is able to assist with his own suctioning. b) The surgical site is dry with encrustations. c) The stoma is healed, about 6 weeks after surgery. d) Drainage is <30 mL/day for 2 consecutive days.
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