TITLE

Simpler and safer tube-feeding techniques

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Sande
PUB. DATE
October 1984
SOURCE
RN;Oct84, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an overview of the equipment and formulas that could maintain high standards of care and nutrition for tube-fed patients. Pros and cons of feeding tubes such as Duo-Tube, Entriflex and Keofeed; Method of inserting a feeding tube; Tips on providing good after-care. INSETS: When are feeding tubes needed?;Finding the right tube feeding formula.
ACCESSION #
4941206

 

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