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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-10-29T22:17:07-0400
There aren't sufficient randomized prospective controlled trials in pediatric population comparing the safety and tolerance of early feeding after PEG placement (3-4 hours). Most patients ...
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a minimally invasive procedure for long-term enteral tube feeding in patients with insufficient oral intake. Although peristomal site infection...
Patients having a cancer of the upper aerodigestive tract often need a gastrostomy. It can be performed with a radiological approach. This procedure is not performed under general anesthes...
This is a cross-over intervention study designed to evaluate how four weeks of time restricted feeding (16 hours fasting and 8 hours feeding), compared to four weeks of a more traditional ...
This study intends to evaluate the security and success rate of large bore percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy in patients with head and neck tumors, as a outpatient procedure.
A meta-analysis was performed to compare the rates of the major complications associated with two gastrostomy tube placement techniques in a pediatric population: laparoscopy-assisted gastrostomy (LAG...
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is the most common therapeutic procedure performed by the digestive endoscopists in the upper gastrointestinal tract. It aims to feed patients presenting denutritio...
Requests for gastrostomy tube placement in patients on aspirin (ASA) 325 mg are common, particularly in patients following reconstructive surgery for head and neck cancer, but periprocedural guideline...
The aim of this study was to evaluate complications after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy among children who underwent percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in Nemazee hospital.
Defining historical changes and outcomes in the use of gastrostomy in the management of Scottish MND patients.
Nutritional support given via the alimentary canal or any route connected to the gastrointestinal system (i.e., the enteral route). This includes oral feeding, sip feeding, and tube feeding using nasogastric, gastrostomy, and jejunostomy tubes.
The regular recurrence, in cycles of about 24 hours, of biological processes or activities, such as sensitivity to drugs and stimuli, hormone secretion, sleeping, feeding, etc. This rhythm seems to be set by a 'biological clock' which seems to be set by recurring daylight and darkness.
Use of nursing bottles for feeding. Applies to humans and animals.
Behavioral responses or sequences associated with eating including modes of feeding, rhythmic patterns of eating, and time intervals.
Creation of an artificial external opening into the stomach for nutritional support or gastrointestinal compression.