- Managing patients with gastrostomy tubes in the community: can a dedicated enteral feed dietetic service reduce hospital readmissions?M Kurien
Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 66:757-60. 2012..Our unit previously reported a readmission rate of 23% in 6 months. There is a paucity of data evaluating community gastrostomy management. We therefore aimed to evaluate the benefits of a dedicated dietetic home enteral feed (HEF) team...
- National survey evaluating service provision for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy within the UKMatthew Kurien
Endoscopy and Small Bowel Nutrition sections of the British Society of Gastroenterology, London, UK
Scand J Gastroenterol 46:1519-24. 2011..Patient selection, procedural volume, timing of insertion and aftercare may have a direct bearing on mortality. We aimed to establish whether variation in PEG practice exists within the UK...