Tuesday, August 11, 2009 9:21 PM, EDT
Kyle had a pretty good day today. The tracheostom
We had a meeting with a representat
His vitals are stable, breathing well on the new trach tube and now we want to get him out of there as fast as we can to begin the next phase of his recovery. He is more alert than in past days, due to the complete removal of sedation medication, but is kept comfortable on pain meds when he needs them. He needs to now get out of the bed more and into a rehab program, something we hope to have him working on by the beginning of the week.
Thank you for ALL the cards and letters and visitors and calls of support from family and friends. We tell Kyle all about the notes and cards he's received and will be sending them with him to Atlanta.