Summary: Creation of an artificial external opening into the stomach for nutritional support or gastrointestinal compression.
Publications268 found, 100 shown here
- Early percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy nutrition in head and neck cancer patientsKimmo Hujala
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, North Karelia Central Hospital, Joenuu, Finland
Acta Otolaryngol 124:847-50. 2004..Additional enteral nutrition has been provided by means of either nasogastric tube feeding, surgical gastrostomy, radiologic percutaneous gastrostomy or percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)...
- Laparoscopic vs percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube insertion: a new pediatric gold standard?Mohammed Zamakhshary
Division of Pediatric Surgery, British Columbia Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada V6H 3V4
J Pediatr Surg 40:859-62. 2005b>Gastrostomy tube insertion is frequently performed in children...
- Acute complications associated with bedside placement of feeding tubesWilliam N Baskin
University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, 401 Roxbury Road, Rockford, IL 61107 5078, USA
Nutr Clin Pract 21:40-55. 2006..types of feeding tubes can be placed at a patient's bedside; examples include nasogastric, nasointestinal, gastrostomy, and jejunostomy tubes...
- A prospective comparison of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and nasogastric tube feeding in patients with acute dysphagic strokeB B Hamidon
Department of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine UKM, Jalan Yaacob Latiff, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Cheras Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Med J Malaysia 61:59-66. 2006..Nasogastric (NG) and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding are recognized methods for nutritional support for patients with persistent neurologic ..
- DPEJ tube placement prevents aspiration pneumonia in high-risk patientsPanagiotis H Panagiotakis
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Utah, 4R118 School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Nutr Clin Pract 23:172-5. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) or PEG tube with transgastric jejunostomy tube (PEG-J) feeding has not been shown to decrease aspiration pneumonia...
- Fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy with modified gastropexy and a large-bore balloon-retained catheter in patients with head and neck tumorsS C Chan
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Lin Kou Medical Center and Keelung Hospital, Taiwan
Acta Radiol 45:130-5. 2004To report on fluoroscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy (FPG) using a modified gastropexy technique with the insertion of a large-bore balloon-retained gastrostomy catheter in patients with head and neck tumors.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in children: a safe technique with major symptom relief and high parental satisfactionTone Lise Avitsland
University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet-Radiumhospitalet Medical Center, Oslo, Norway
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:624-8. 2006BACKGROUND: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is widely used for establishing enteral feeding. The aim of this study was to assess immediate and long-term results after PEG insertion...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: complications and suggestions to avoid themC A Schurink
Department of Gastroenterology, Free University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:819-23. 2001OBJECTIVES: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes have become an excellent alternative for the long-term management of patients with proximal obstructions of the gastrointestinal tract...
- Quantitative and qualitative analysis of gastroesophageal reflux after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyM Samuel
J Pediatr Surg 37:256-61. 2002BACKGROUND/PURPOSE: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is of great benefit to a defined population of children, but gastrostomy has been implicated in causation or exacerbation of gastroesophageal reflux (GER)...
- Interventional radiology techniques for provision of enteral feedingM F Given
Department of Academic Radiology, Beaumont Hospital, City, Ireland
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:692-703. 2005b>Gastrostomy placement in patients who are unable to maintain their nutrition orally has been attempted using a variety of techniques over the past century...
- Prevention of gastroesophageal reflux using an application of half-solid nutrients in patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feedingJiro Kanie
J Am Geriatr Soc 52:466-7. 2004
- [Prognosis factors of short and long-term survival in elderly hospitalized patients after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy]Elena Paillaud
Service de Medecine Interne, Hopital Albert Chenevier, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 40, rue Mesly, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
Gastroenterol Clin Biol 26:443-7. 2002Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is the procedure of choice to achieve long-term enteral nutrition. The risks and benefits of PEG in elderly hospitalized patients have been poorly documented...
- One-trocar laparoscopy-aided gastrostomy in handicapped childrenHisayoshi Kawahara
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Izumi, Osaka 594 1101, Japan
J Pediatr Surg 41:2076-80. 2006Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy has become a common technique to provide nutritional support to handicapped children with swallowing disorders; however, this technique is sometimes associated with serious complications...
- Prevention of late complications by half-solid enteral nutrients in percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube feedingJiro Kanie
Department of Geriatrics, Medicine in Growth and Aging, Program in Health and Community Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, 466 8550 Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Gerontology 50:417-9. 2004Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding is accompanied by unique complications, which are not easily controlled.
- Metastatic head and neck carcinoma to a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy siteRobert Todd Adelson
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, USA
Head Neck 27:339-43. 2005BACKGROUND: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement is a safe and widely accepted alternate route for enteral alimentation in the head and neck cancer patient population...
- Radiologic gastrostomyH U Laasch
Department of Radiology, Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK
Endoscopy 39:247-55. 2007Radiologic gastrostomy has a higher success rate and a lower complication rate and offers a greater choice of tubes than percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)...
- Mechanism of the development of gastric ulcer after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyJ Kanie
Dept of Internal Medicine, Fukiage Digestive Endoscopy Center, Nagoya, Japan
Endoscopy 34:480-2. 2002..The present study was carried out in order to elucidate the mechanism of the development of gastric ulcer, one of the serious complications of PEG tube placement...
- Efficacy and tolerance of gastrostomy feeding in pediatric forms of neuromuscular diseasesDavid Seguy
Department of Nutrition, University Hospital and Medical School, Lille, France
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:298-304. 2002BACKGROUND: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a simple and reliable method, but there are few data about its use in pediatric forms of neuromuscular diseases (NMD)...
- Influence of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy on gastroesophageal reflux: a prospective study in 68 childrenStefan Razeghi
Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen, Germany
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:27-30. 2002..other complications, the development of or an increase of gastroesophageal reflux (GER) is considered to be associated with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG). However, the few studies performed to date show controversial results.
- Positioning a safe gastric puncture point before percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyW K Chang
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal MedicineTri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
Int J Clin Pract 61:1121-5. 2007To position a safe gastric puncture point prior to the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) a technique using an abdominal plain film with a gastric insufflation was assessed...
- [Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in elderly patients. A prospective study in a geriatric hospital]Vered Abitbol
Hopital Charles Foix, 7, avenue de la Republique, 94205 Ivry sur Seine cedex, France
Gastroenterol Clin Biol 26:448-53. 2002The purpose of this work was to search for prognostic factors after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) for enteral nutrition in geriatric patients by studying complications, nutritional benefits, and impact on quality of life.
- Colon injury following percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube insertionRecep Guloglu
Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical Faculty, University of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:69-72. 2003Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is used to provide a safe route for enteral feeding. However, serious complications may occur during the procedure, such as transverse colon injuries...
- Pump-assisted versus gravity-controlled enteral nutrition in long-term percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy patients: a prospective controlled trialEdward Shang
Department of Surgery, University Hospital Mannheim, Germany
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 27:216-9. 2003..and diarrhea are well-known negative side effects of enteral nutrition through percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)...
- Gastrocolic fistula as a complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyV Pitsinis
Department of General Surgery, Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon Cambs, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 57:876-8. 2003
- Gastrocolocutaneous fistula in a child with congenital short bowel syndrome: a rare complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyYun Chen
Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
J Formos Med Assoc 103:306-10. 2004Gastrocolocutaneous fistula is a rare major complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)...
- Gastrostomy feeding in cerebral palsy: a systematic reviewG Sleigh
National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Health Sciences, Old Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
Arch Dis Child 89:534-9. 2004To determine benefits and risks for gastrostomy or jejunostomy feeding compared with oral feeding for children with cerebral palsy.
- Impact of gastrostomy tube feeding on the quality of life of carers of children with cerebral palsyPeter B Sullivan
Department of Paediatrics, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 46:796-800. 2004The aim of this prospective cohort study was to evaluate the impact of gastrostomy tube feeding on the quality of life of carers of children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): the role and perspective of nursesVi Todd
The University of Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
J Clin Nurs 14:187-94. 2005..ii) their role in the process, (iii) the impact this participation has on them personally and (iv) gastrostomy placement in general...
- Fibrin glue as adjuvant treatment for gastrocutaneous fistula after gastrostomy tube removalA Gonzalez-Ojeda
Medical Research Unit in Clinical Epidemiology Western Medical Center, Mexican Institute of Social Security, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Endoscopy 36:337-41. 2004Gastrocutaneous fistulas are infrequent after gastrostomy tube removal. However, if the fistulous tract remains permeable, even low-volume output can produce significant cutaneous burns...
- Late presentation of a gastrocolic fistula after percutaneous fluoroscopic gastrostomyP Y Marcy
Department of Radiology, Centre Antoine Lacassagne, Nice, France
JBR-BTR 87:17-20. 2004Gastrocolic fistula (GCF) has previously been described with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy procedures. However the present case of GCF is to our knowledge the first reported in the literature...
- Buried bumper syndrome with a fatal outcome, presenting early as gastrointestinal bleeding after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placementG K Anagnostopoulos
Gastroenterology Department, 251 Hellenic Air Force and Veterans General Hospital, Greece
J Postgrad Med 49:325-7. 2003Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) has gained wide acceptance among patients who require prolonged tube-feeding support...
- Percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy versus percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: a comparison of indications, complications and outcomes in 370 patientsAnne M Silas
Department of Radiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
Eur J Radiol 56:84-90. 2005..Percutaneous access to the stomach can be achieved by endoscopic or fluoroscopic methods. Our objective was to compare indications, complications, efficacy and outcomes of these two techniques...
- Persistence of gastrocutaneous fistula after removal of gastrostomy tubes in children: prevalence and associated factorsN El-Rifai
Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Lille University Children's Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Lille, France
Endoscopy 36:700-4. 2004..STUDY AIMS: The aims of this study were to determine the prevalence of gastrocutaneous fistula after removal of gastrostomy tubes in children and to identify associated risk factors...
- Does gastrostomy tube feeding in children with cerebral palsy increase the risk of respiratory morbidity?P B Sullivan
Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:478-82. 2006..b>Gastrostomy tube feeding is increasingly being used for nutritional support in these children.
- Medical, surgical, and health outcomes of gastrostomy feedingG M Craig
Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, University College London, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 48:353-60. 2006..study with repeated measures before and after surgery examined the medical, surgical, and health outcomes of gastrostomy for children with disabilities at a tertiary paediatric referral centre in the North Thames area, UK...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in patients with ALS and bulbar dysfunctionH Mitsumoto
Elenor and Lou Gehrig MDA ALS Research Center, The Neurologic Institute, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
Amyotroph Lateral Scler Other Motor Neuron Disord 4:177-85. 2003To compare characteristics of ALS patients with and without percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG).
- A prospective comparison of the use of nasogastric and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes for long-term enteral feeding in older peopleT Dwolatzky
Department of Geriatric Medicine, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jesuralem, Israel
Clin Nutr 20:535-40. 2001..for and the outcome of long-term enteral feeding by nasogastric tube (NGT) with that of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube. DESIGN: A prospective, multicenter cohort study...
- Palliative use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and percutaneous endoscopic cecostomy tubesAdrian N Holm
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:795-803. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes are most commonly placed for feeding purposes with the intention of maintenance or improvement in nutritional status; however, they may also be used in a palliative role in patients who ..
- Intermittent diarrhea as a delayed presentation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)-associated fistulaGhan Shyam Lohiya
Fairview Developmental Center, Costa Mesa, CA, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 23:681-4. 2010..with severe dysphagia, weight loss, and recurrent aspiration pneumonia required a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) for long-term feeding...
- A case of gastrocolocutaneous fistula as a complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyDaisuke Okutani
Department of Surgery, National Hospital Organization Minami Okayama Medical Center, Hayashima cho, Okayama 701 0304, Japan
Acta Med Okayama 62:135-8. 2008A rare complication of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is gastrocolocutaneous fistula which usually occurs after replacement of the PEG tube...
- A simple suture-retrieval device for the placement of u-stitches during laparoscopic gastrostomyPeter Mattei
General, Thoracic, and Fetal Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:115-7. 2009..During minimally invasive operations, it is sometimes necessary to retrieve the end of a suture or a suture needle and bring it out through the abdominal wall...
- Gastrostomy tube placement by radiological versus endoscopic methods in an acute care setting: a retrospective review of frequency, indications, complications and outcomesAmy Galaski
Department of Nutrition, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, and Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Can J Gastroenterol 23:109-14. 2009To describe the current practice of placing gastrostomy tubes (endoscopic and radiological), patient characteristics, indications for enteral support, complications and outcomes over a 13-month period, and explore factors that influenced ..
- Traction removal of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy devices in childrenRamesh Srinivasan
Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Alder Hey Children s NHS Foundation Trust, Eaton Road, Liverpool, L12 2AP, UK
Dig Dis Sci 55:2874-7. 2010There are few published data on non-endoscopic removal of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy devices in children.
- Prevalence of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in nursing home residents--a nationwide survey in GermanyR Wirth
Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, St Marien Hospital Borken, Borken, Germany
Gerontology 56:371-7. 2010Despite extensive discussion about percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in nursing home residents, no prevalence data exist in most countries.
- Modified percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) with gastropexy--early experience with a new introducer techniqueA J Dormann
Department of Medicine, Minden Hospital
Z Gastroenterol 38:933-8. 2000..Data on indication, insertion technique and safety have not yet been reported in the literature...
- Unsedated transnasal small-caliber esophagogastroduodenoscopy in elderly and bedridden patientsMika Yuki
Division of Internal Medicine, Izumo City General Medical Center, Izumo shi, Shimane, Japan
World J Gastroenterol 15:5586-91. 2009..To evaluate the safety of unsedated transnasal small-caliber esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) for elderly and critically ill bedridden patients...
- Indications for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and procedure-related outcomeRamesh Srinivasan
Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Alder Hey Children s NHS Foundation Trust, Eaton Road, Liverpool, UK
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:584-8. 2009To describe the indications and practice of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) device insertion for nutritional support and to ascertain procedure-related complications and outcome.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in children is not a minor procedure: risk factors for major complicationsDirk Vervloessem
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Semin Pediatr Surg 18:93-7. 2009Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) provides for enteral nutrition in children with feeding problems. PEG, however, is not without complications...
- Endoscopic gastrostomy for enteral nutrition in neurogenic dysphagia: Application of a nasogastric tube or percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyGennaro Maitines
Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, General Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, University of Bari
Chir Ital 61:33-8. 2009..nutrition can be administered via a nasogastric tube or, in selected patients, via a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. In patients with neurogenic dysphagia, the choice of nutritional administration, and above all the timing, are ..
- Body size in children with chronic kidney disease after gastrostomy tube feedingJulianna L Sienna
Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Pediatr Nephrol 25:2115-21. 2010Outcome body size of gastrostomy tube (g-tube)-fed children with chronic kidney disease (CKD) was investigated...
- A retrospective study of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in ALS patients during the BDNF and CNTF trialsE J Kasarskis
Departments of Neurology, Toxicology and Nutrition, University of Kentucky and Veterans Affairs Medical Centers, Lexington, KY 40511, USA
J Neurol Sci 169:118-25. 1999Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) provides a reliable route for nutrition and hydration in ALS patients with dysphagia...
- Percutaneous treatment of a gastrocutaneous fistula after gastrostomy tube removalJoseph Makris
Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:205-7. 2002Gastrocutaneous fistula formation is a potential complication resulting from nonsurgical gastrostomy or gastrojejunostomy tube removal...
- Gastrocolic fistula as a cause of persistent diarrhea in a patient with a gastrostomy tubeYoung Jin Joo
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Gangneung Asan Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Republic of Korea
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1790-2. 2010..a history of recurrent strokes secondary to moyamoya disease underwent insertion of a percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy tube because of severe dysphagia. Feeding was continued for 5 months after the procedure without complications...
- Peritonitis after gastrostomy tube replacement: a case series and review of literatureMohammad R Taheri
Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 35:56-60. 2011The placement of feeding gastrostomy (G) tubes through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) technique has become common because of its simplicity and safety...
- Single site laparoscopic gastrostomy with a 4-mm bronchoscopic optical grasperTodd A Ponsky
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Uniformed Services University, The National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
J Pediatr Surg 43:412-4. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a common technique for gastrostomy placement. However, certain children may not be candidates for PEG, such as those with craniofacial or foregut anomalies and prior surgery...
- [Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in children: indications, the procedure, outcomes, short and long-term complications]Rona Eger
Schneider Center for Childrens Medicine, Dana Hospital for Children
Harefuah 147:21-4, 95. 2008..Till 1980, the acceptable technique to place a gastrostomy tube was surgical...
- Half-solidification of nutrient does not decrease gastro-esophageal reflux events in patients fed via percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyKyoichi Adachi
Department of Clinical Nursing, Shimane University Faculty of Medicine, 89 1 Enya cho, Izumo shi, Shimane 693 8501, Japan
Clin Nutr 28:648-51. 2009Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding is widely used for patients with swallowing dysfunction, and aspiration pneumonitis induced by reflux of gastric contents is one of the most frequent and life-threatening events in ..
- Emergency surgery for complications related to percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyE Schulenberg
Department of General, Visceral and Oncologic Surgery, Klinikum Bremen Mitte, St Juergen Strasse 1, Bremen, Germany
Endoscopy 42:872-4. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is used to restore enteral nutrition in patients with inadequate oral intake. Because of its minimally invasive nature complications are thought to be rare...
- Death after PEG: results of the National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and DeathSimon D Johnston
Department of Gastroenterology, Belfast City Hospital, Northern Ireland
Gastrointest Endosc 68:223-7. 2008Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is an accepted method of placing a feeding tube to enable enteral feeding in patients with swallowing difficulties...
- Mortality after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with cirrhosis: a case seriesJoseph G Baltz
Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 72:1072-5. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement can improve the nutritional status and the ability of a patient with cirrhosis to recover from surgery such as orthotopic liver transplantation...
- Gastrostomy placement and mortality among hospitalized Medicare beneficiariesM D Grant
West Suburban Hospital Family Practice Residency, Oak Park, IL, USA
JAMA 279:1973-6. 1998..Although the use of feeding tubes among older individuals stirs considerable controversy, population-based descriptive data regarding patient outcomes are scarce...
- Persistent gastrocutaneous fistula after percutaneous gastrostomy tube removalS Peter
Endoscopy 38:539-40. 2006
- National Institutes of Health stroke scale assists in predicting the need for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in acute ischemic strokeAmer Alshekhlee
Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5040, USA
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:347-52. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes are commonly needed for early nutrition in patients with acute ischemic stroke. We evaluated the relationship between the NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS) score and the need for PEG tube placement...
- Assessment of safety and feasibility of a new technical variant of gastropexy for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: an experience with 435 casesPaulo M O Campoli
Department of Digestive Endoscopy, Araujo Jorge Hospital, Goias Anticancer Association, Goiania, GO, Brazil
BMC Gastroenterol 9:48. 2009Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) performed through the Introducer Technique is associated with lower risk of surgical infection when compared to the Pull Technique...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: the technique of choice?F Saitua
Servicio de Cirugia Pediatrica, Hospital Padre Hurtado, Santiago, Chile
J Pediatr Surg 38:1512-5. 2003The percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is contested on the ground that it could cause gastroesophageal reflux (GER). The authors studied the complications of PEG to ponder the validity of this contraindication.
- Patient outcomes related to percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placementM J Verhoef
Department of Community Health Sciences and Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
J Clin Gastroenterol 32:49-53. 2001Although many aspects of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) have been addressed in the literature, attention to psychologic and social outcomes of PEG has been limited...
- Endoscopic gastrostomy placement in the child with gastroesophageal reflux: is concomitant antireflux surgery indicated?Guin J P Wilson
Department of Pediatric Surgery KE 04 140 5, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, University Medical Center, PO Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Pediatr Surg 41:1441-5. 2006Previously, we performed concomitant antireflux surgery in patients with abnormal pH study undergoing gastrostomy. This increased complications without always alleviating the troublesome symptom of vomiting...
- Peritonitis after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and jejunostomy: where there is smoke, there may not be fireS Faias
Digestive Disease Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
Endoscopy 38:745-8. 2006..We present here three representative cases of negative surgical abdominal cavity explorations for presumed peritonitis after percutaneous endoscopic gastrojejunostomy and jejunostomy...
- Efficacy of an overtube for reducing the risk of peristomal infection after PEG placement: a prospective, randomized comparison studyIruru Maetani
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Ohashi Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Gastrointest Endosc 61:522-7. 2005..pull method of PEG placement, there is a significant risk of wound infection from contamination of the gastrostomy catheter as it passes through the oral cavity...
- Effect of timing and method of enteral tube feeding for dysphagic stroke patients (FOOD): a multicentre randomised controlled trialM S Dennis
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
Lancet 365:764-72. 2005..Undernutrition is common in patients admitted with stroke. We aimed to establish whether the timing and route of enteral tube feeding after stroke affected patients' outcomes at 6 months...
- Spectrum of morbidity related to bolster placement at time of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: buried bumper syndrome to leakage and peritonitisStephen A McClave
Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:731-46. 2007Setting the external bolster at the time of placement of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a key factor in the spectrum of morbidity and complications related to the procedure...
- Home enteral nutrition in children: an 11-year experience with 416 patientsWalter Daveluy
Unité de Gastroentérologie, Hepatologie et nutrition, Clinique de Pediatrie, Centre Hospitalier Regional Universitaire de Lille, France
Clin Nutr 24:48-54. 2005..We report our experience of paediatric home enteral nutrition, as there is little detailed evidence published...
- Clinical costs of feeding tube placementJose Eduardo de Aguilar Nascimento
Department of Surgery, Federal University of Mato Grosso, Cuiaba, Brazil
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:269-73. 2007..Although small-bore tube placement is common, insertion can lead to serious complications. We investigated the use of radiographs, fluoroscopy, feeding tubes, and complications associated with blind feeding-tube placement...
- Effect of oral nutritional supplementation on weight loss and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube rates in patients treated with radiotherapy for oropharyngeal carcinomaHaidy Lee
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908 800383, USA
Support Care Cancer 16:285-9. 2008..if providing complimentary oral nutritional supplementation for patients undergoing definitive radiation therapy for oropharyngeal carcinoma reduced weight loss and the need for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement.
- Prophylactic gastrostomy placement and early tube feeding may limit loss of weight during chemoradiotherapy for advanced head and neck cancer, a preliminary studyR G J Wiggenraad
Department of Radiotherapy, Leiden University Medical Center LUMC, Leiden, The Netherlands
Clin Otolaryngol 32:384-90. 2007..For these periods gastrostomy tubes have advantages over nasogastric tubes...
- Small-bowel intussusception around a gastrojejunostomy tube resulting in ischemic necrosis of the intestineG C Hui
Division of Image Guided Therapy, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
Pediatr Radiol 34:916-8. 2004..This case suggests that close monitoring and confirmation of successful reduction is necessary in the treatment of GJ-tube-related small-bowel intussusception...
- Misplacement of percutaneously inserted gastrostomy tube into the colon: report of 6 cases and review of the literatureReuven Friedmann
Department of Geriatrics, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel, affiliated with the Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:469-76. 2007With the increasing use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), rare complications are seen; one of them is misplacement of the tube into the colon. We describe the various clinical pictures and treatment approaches.
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in the neurosurgical intensive care unit: complications and outcomeDemet Koc
Anesthesiology Unit, Marmara University Institute of Gastroenterology, Istanbul, Turkey
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:517-20. 2007..Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) may be required for long-term feeding in these patients...
- DPEJ placement in cases of PEG insertion failureM Del Piano
Gastroenterology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Maggiore della Carità Corso Mazzini 18, 28100 Novara, Italy
Dig Liver Dis 40:140-3. 2008..In these cases, surgical gastrostomy or jejunostomy are possible alternatives; more recently, direct percutaneous jejunostomy (DPEJ) has been ..
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in nursing homes: relatives' perceptionsAilsa M Brotherton
University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
Clin Nurs Res 16:350-69. 2007..study is to explore the experiences of relatives of nursing home residents receiving percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with T-bar fixation in children and infantsN E Terry
Department of Surgery, Memorial Health University Medical Center, 4700 Waters Avenue, Suite 511, Savannah, GA 31404, USA
Surg Endosc 22:167-70. 2008The standard for placement of pediatric gastrostomy tubes has been percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) using the Ponsky "pull" technique...
- Complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: a surgical experienceP Del Rio
University of Parma, School of Medicine
G Chir 27:388-91. 2006AIM: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a practical and safe option to place an alimentary gastrostomy. We observed that a relevant rate of complications are related to management of PEG...
- Endoscopic approaches to enteral nutritional supportJames A Disario
University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 30 North 1900 East, 4R 118, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 20:605-30. 2006..There are several methods for endoscopic placement of naso-enteric tubes. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is used for most persons requiring long-term support...
- Percutaneous endoscopic, radiological and surgical gastrostomy tubes: a comparison study in head and neck cancer patientsI K Rustom
Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Department, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
J Laryngol Otol 120:463-6. 2006A gastrostomy feeding tube has become the most acceptable method for long-term feeding support in patients with head and neck cancer...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy risks rendering the gastric conduit unusable for esophagectomyG A Ohnmacht
Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Dis Esophagus 19:311-2. 2006..This case report involves a patient whose gastroepiploic artery became thrombosed by a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, rendering his gastric conduit unusable.
- Dramatic changes in home-based enteral nutrition practices in children during an 11-year periodWalter Daveluy
Unité de Gastroentérologie, Hepatologie et nutrition, Clinique de Pediatrie, Centre Hospitalier Regional Universitaire de Lille, France
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:240-4. 2006..Experience with pediatric home-based enteral nutrition (HEN), in particular series including children only, has been reported only rarely. We investigated the evolution of pediatric HEN activity during an 11-year period...
- Dysphagia management for progressive neurological conditionsN Squires
Speech and Language Therapy Department, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham
Nurs Stand 20:53-7. 2006..It is important that health professionals are aware of the available options and that they consider patients' wishes to meet their nutritional needs...
- Enteral tube feeding and pneumoniaDavid Sheridan Gray
Sonoma Developmental Center, Eldridge, CA, USA
Am J Ment Retard 111:113-20. 2006..on the incidence of pneumonia, we performed a retrospective review of all clients at our institution who had gastrostomy or jejunostomy tubes placed over a 10-year period...
- Optimal enteral feeding in children with gastric dysfunction: surgical jejunostomy vs image-guided gastrojejunal tube placementMehul V Raval
Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7223, USA
J Pediatr Surg 41:1679-82. 2006PURPOSE: Long-term feeding access in children who fail initial gastrostomy is a management quandary...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomies: the burden of treatment from a patient perspectiveSue Jordan
School of Health Sciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK
J Adv Nurs 56:270-81. 2006..This paper reports a study of patients' experiences of this relatively new technology, and explores possible strategies for defining, delineating and addressing patients' concerns, problems and needs...
- Enteral feeding. Nasogastric, nasojejunal, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, or jejunostomy: its indications and limitationsC B Pearce
Department of Gastroenterology, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth PO6 3LY, UK
Postgrad Med J 78:198-204. 2002..The following article is intended to provide a review of the current state of enteral feeding; a rapidly changing and developing field. It covers the type of feed, the routes of access, and the problems that can occur with enteral feeding...
- Medical and ethical aspects of long-term enteral tube feedingM Molly McMahon
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 80:1461-76. 2005..We present our multidisciplinary approach that combines medical, nutritional, and ethical principles for the care of these patients...
- The safety of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in patients with existing ventriculoperitoneal shuntsAlison Saalwachter Schulman
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, 22908, USA
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 29:442-4. 2005BACKGROUND: Because the insertion of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes (PEG) involves disruption of the gastrointestinal tract with potential peritoneal contamination, patients with indwelling ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunts ..
- Critical care nutrition: getting involved as a gastrointestinal endoscopistStephen A McClave
Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
J Clin Gastroenterol 40:870-90. 2006....
- Comparison of gastrostomy tube replacement verification using air insufflation versus gastrograffinDavid T Burke
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1530-3. 2006To compare the safety of air insufflation as a contrast medium for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube replacement verification with that of the more traditional method using positive contrast material (gastrograffin) under ..
- Use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy or percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy in short bowel syndromeAlan L Buchman
Intestinal Rehabilitation Center, Division of Gastroenterology and Transplant Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:787-94. 2007....
- Gastrostomy, esophagitis, and gastrointestinal bleeding in older adultsT S Dharmarajan
Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:228-32. 2004Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes (PEG) are commonly used in older adults with dysphagia and poor nutrition...
- [Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy--clinical experiences]Thomas Kjaergaard Larsen
Odense Universitetshospital, Kirurgisk-Gastroenterologisk Afdeling A og Onkologisk Afdeling R
Ugeskr Laeger 166:586-9. 2004
- Enteral feeding and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomySusan Holmes
Faculty of Health, Canterbury Christ Church University College, Kent
Nurs Stand 18:41-3. 2004..a nasogastric tube, while permanent feeding access is indicated for long-term feeding, most commonly through a gastrostomy. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a minimally invasive technique for placing a feeding tube and ..
- Small bowel perforation after incomplete removal of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy catheterA Lattuneddu
Department of General Surgery 1, Morgagni Hospital, Piazzi Solieri 1, 47100 Forli, Italy
Surg Endosc 17:2028-31. 2003Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a well-established technique for providing long-term nutritional support...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: results of 115 casesRasim Gencosmanoglu
Surgical Unit, School of Medicine, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey
Hepatogastroenterology 50:886-8. 2003Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is one of the gastrostomy methods used for patients who are unable to take food orally. We aimed to present our results for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.
- Nonhematopoietic Developmental Functions of EPOSandra Juul; Fiscal Year: 2004..To determine the effect of mothers milk in conjunction with Epo, we will artificially rear rat pups using gastrostomy feedings of rat milk substitute to which specific total daily doses of Epo are added...
- GASTRIC FEEDING TUBES: PATIENT/FAMILY/PROVIDER VIEWSTimothy Carey; Fiscal Year: 2002..We wish to define the outcomes of this treatment from a patient and caregiver perspectives. The number of gastrostomy feeding tubes used for the Medicare population has grown rapidly, more than doubling during the past decade...
- Early Treatment of ALS with Nutrition and NIPPVEdward Kasarskis; Fiscal Year: 2006Studies to date indicate that Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NIPPV) improve survival in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), even though introduced late in the disease...
- Early Treatment of ALS with Nutrition and NIPPVEdward Kasarskis; Fiscal Year: 2007Studies to date indicate that Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NIPPV) improve survival in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), even though introduced late in the disease...
- Enhancing Nutrition and Activity in Rural ChildrenAnn McGrath; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Aging, Exercise and Mechanisms of Altered Tongue FunctionNadine Connor; Fiscal Year: 2009..Further, this work is highly significant in providing a basis for understanding mechanisms underlying the putative benefits of exercise as a therapeutic intervention for age-related changes in cranial muscles. ..
- Family Evaluation of Hospice CareJoan M Teno; Fiscal Year: 2010..This grant will create two surveys and modify the core surveys that will help hospices in monitoring and improving their quality of care. ..
- A Scientific Meeting of ALS Clinical TrialsHiroshi Mitsumoto; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Diagnostic and Natural History Markers in ALSHiroshi Mitsumoto; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Cultural Differences in End-of-Life Decision MakingUrsula Braun; Fiscal Year: 2003..This proposed project will lead directly to a RO1 application with the specific aim to assess the feasability and efficacy of using the Values Inventory in a clinical trial. ..
- Cancer Assessments and Reports of End-of-Life TreatmentJoan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2005..Such tools will allow institutions to measure whether cancer care is meeting patient and family members' needs and expectations. ..
- Pathologic Markers of Genetic Damage and Disease in IBDMelvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Determinants, Decision-Making and Outcomes of Antibiotic Use in Advanced DementiaSusan Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Exercise as a Treatment for Tongue Weakness in Aged RatsNadine Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007..Further, this work will be highly significant in discovering a neuromuscular basis for the putative benefits of exercise in the prevention and treatment of age-related swallowing impairment. ..
- Lung Contusion-Mechanisms and Interaction with AspirationKrishnan Raghavendran; Fiscal Year: 2007..Understanding lung contusion and its interaction with gastric aspiration, two common insults suffered by trauma patients, will greatly aid the development of new diagnostic and therapeutic modalities. ..
- Aging, Exercise and Mechanisms of Altered Tongue FunctionNadine Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007..Further, this work is highly significant in providing a basis for understanding mechanisms underlying the putative benefits of exercise as a therapeutic intervention for age-related changes in cranial muscles. ..
- Focal Adhesion Kinase (FAK) in Human NeuroblastomaElizabeth Beierle; Fiscal Year: 2007..Better insight into the relationship between FAK and MYCN offers the potential for translating this knowledge into clinically relevant therapies for this devastating childhood tumor. ..
- Colon Cancer Screening Decisions in Late LifeCarmen Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007..With this award Dr Lewis will be prepared to make significant contributions to cancer prevention and control in the aging U.S. population. ..