gastrostomy feeding

gas·tros·to·my feed·ing

(gas-tros'tŏ-mē fēding)
Providing liquid nourishment through a tube permanently inserted through the abdominal wall into the stomach.
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Medical device company CoapTech LLC revealed on Monday the receipt of US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its PUMA-G System that enables ultrasound-based placement of percutaneous gastrostomy feeding tubes.
Food and Drug Administration granted the company 510(k) clearance for its PUMA-G System April 10, which enables ultrasound-based placement of percutaneous gastrostomy feeding tubes.
A comparison of owner management and complications in 67 cats with esophagostomy and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding tubes.
However, a patient's life expectancy did not change with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding, and its use was not appropriate in patients with dementia.
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding improves nutritional status and stabilizes pulmonary function in patients with cystic fibrosis.
Gastrostomy feeding has gained widespread acceptance for long-term enteral nutrition in children unable to eat or drink sufficient quantities.
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. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014; 59:172-6.
Cian, from Carlanstown, Co Meath, died at Crumlin Children's Hospital where he had been recovering after a liver biopsy and gastrostomy feeding tube insertion.
Long-term outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in patients with dysphagic stroke.
Gastrostomy feeding has been discussed, but the surgical team did not feel it was necessary as neither parent was in favour of Sara undergoing surgery.