With completion of the new building expected in 2017, Woodmere Rehabilitation and Health Care Center will offer specialized services, including: vent unit therapy; in-house dialysis; physical therapy; occupational therapy; speech therapy; wound care; colostomy, ileostomy and gastrostomy tube
care; tracheostomy care; respiratory therapy, IV therapy; oxygen therapy; alzheimer and dementia care; hospice services; pain management; and psycho-social services.
Here we present a rare but life-threatening complication from a long-term indwelling gastrostomy tube
Because the patient's surgical defects (figure, F) prevented him from maintaining adequate oral nutrition, he underwent laparoscopic placement of a gastrostomy tube
0% of the overall market, followed by PEG tube and gastrostomy tube
segment in 2011.
Toby was then given a gastrostomy tube
so that the special formula could be delivered directly into his stomach.
James has to be fed using a gastrostomy tube
and is certainly no stranger to the operating theatre.
feeding became common in the context of advanced dementia and in elderly patients more generally after 1981, secondary to the development of the PEG procedure.
Mary now has a gastrostomy tube
for feeding and medications, so this is not a problem.
Foley catheter gastrostomy tube
migration: Small bowel obstruction relieved by percutaneous balloon aspiration.
We describe the case of a 20-month-old girl with a gastrostomy tube
who presented with stridor, daily emesis, stertor, and mild neck retractions.
Because it kept coming out, which meant a hospital visit each time to put it back, Harrison was given a gastrostomy tube
directly through the abdomen wall into his stomach and then another tube directly into his small intestine.
He has to have a gastrostomy tube
to feed him and a tracheostomy tube so he can breathe.