Significant professional interest has been expressed in this innovative practice which has far-reaching implications for patients of all ages requiring gastrostomy feeding
However, a patient's life expectancy did not change with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding
, and its use was not appropriate in patients with dementia.
He was given a gastrostomy feeding
tube and had blood tests and injections to help his haemoglobin.
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding
improves nutritional status and stabilizes pulmonary function in patients with cystic fibrosis.
In narrow caliber group with 14Fr gastrostomy feeding
was withheld and feeding was started with NG tube.
Long term outcome of children receiving percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding
Cian, from Carlanstown, Co Meath, died at Crumlin Children's Hospital where he had been recovering after a liver biopsy and gastrostomy feeding
Long-term outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding
in patients with dysphagic stroke.
Nasogastric and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding
in head and neck cancer patients receiving radiotherapy treatment at a regional oncology unit: a two year study.
has been discussed, but the surgical team did not feel it was necessary as neither parent was in favour of Sara undergoing surgery.
Supportive therapies: nutrient supplementation, hearing aids, gastrostomy feeding
(in severe feeding difficulties), repair of CHD.
Multicenter survey of radiologically inserted gastrostomy feeding
tube(RIG) in the UK.