TITLE

PEG Feeding and Dementia—Results Need to Be Interpreted With Caution. Is This the Time for a Randomized Controlled Study?

AUTHOR(S)
Leeds, John S.; McAlindon, Mark E.; Sanders, David S.
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug2008, Vol. 103 Issue 8, p2143
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article by Higaki and colleagues on the lack of evidence that would support a poor prognosis after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in elderly people with dementia compared with the cognitively preserved elderly.
ACCESSION #
33545323

 

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