Summary: Creation of an artificial external opening into the stomach for nutritional support or gastrointestinal compression.
Publications317 found, 100 shown here
- Pancreatogastrostomy with gastric partition after pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy versus conventional pancreatojejunostomy: a prospective randomized studyLaureano Fernandez-Cruz
ICMDM Department of Surgery, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Ann Surg 248:930-8. 2008....
- Pectoralis major myocutaneous flap vs revascularized free tissue transfer: complications, gastrostomy tube dependence, and hospitalizationDouglas B Chepeha
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0312, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:181-6. 2004To evaluate the factors related to surgical complications, rate of gastrostomy tube (G-tube) dependence, and hospitalization in patients undergoing reconstruction with a pectoralis myocutaneous flap vs a soft-tissue revascularized flap.
- Reconstruction by pancreaticojejunostomy versus pancreaticogastrostomy following pancreatectomy: results of a comparative studyClaudio Bassi
Surgical and Gastroenterological Department, Endocrine and Pancreatic Unit, Hospital G B Rossi, University of Verona, 37134 Verona, Italy
Ann Surg 242:767-71, discussion 771-3. 2005..To compare the results of pancreaticogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomy following pancreaticoduodenectomy in a prospective and randomized setting...
- EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy with a fully covered metal stent as the biliary diversion technique for an occluded biliary metal stent after a failed ERCP (with videos)Do Hyun Park
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
Gastrointest Endosc 71:413-9. 2010..Percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage (PTBD) may be the last resort for an occluded biliary metal stent when the ERCP was unsuccessful...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) - a long-term follow-up study in head and neck cancer patientsY T Ehrsson
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:740-6. 2004..A retrospective study of 156 consecutive patients who received a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) at a teaching hospital is presented. The results showed that 42% had complications...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy outcomes: can patient profiles predict mortality and weaning?V H Chong
Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Negara Brunei Darussalam
Singapore Med J 47:383-7. 2006The benefits of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) remain controversial. Patient selection is important to identify those who will benefit from PEG...
- 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.
- EUS versus surgical cyst-gastrostomy for management of pancreatic pseudocystsShyam Varadarajulu
Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 68:649-55. 2008Although EUS-guided cyst-gastrostomy is increasingly being performed, there are no studies that compare the clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness with surgical cyst-gastrostomy.
- 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...
- Decompressive percutaneous gastrostomy tube use in gynecologic malignanciesLarissa Meyer
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 161 Fort Washington Avenue, Herbert Irving Pavilion, 8 837, New York, NY 10032, USA
Curr Treat Options Oncol 7:111-20. 2006Percutaneous gastrostomy tube placement is a technically feasible and safe procedure for palliation in patients with small bowel obstruction (SBO) caused by advanced gynecologic malignancies...
- Prospective study of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes versus nasogastric tubes for enteral feeding in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing (chemo)radiationJune Corry
Division of Radiation Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, St Andrews Place, East Melbourne, Australia
Head Neck 31:867-76. 2009Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes have largely replaced nasogastric tubes (NGTs) for nutritional support of patients with head and neck cancer undergoing curative (chemo) radiotherapy without any good scientific basis.
- Long-term outcomes of patients receiving percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubesL Rabeneck
Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development (HSR and D) Field Program, Houston, Tex, USA
J Gen Intern Med 11:287-93. 1996OBJECTIVE: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement is the preferred method for long-term enteral feeding of patients who are unable to take food by mouth...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy; evidence of different prognosis in various patient subgroupsEphraim Rimon
Department of Geriatrics, Gastroenterological Division, Kaplan Harzfeld Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
Age Ageing 34:353-7. 2005As there are no prospective randomised trials about percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) insertion, the medical staff and caregivers encounter great difficulty in deciding when and if to perform this procedure.
- Albumin and C-reactive protein levels predict short-term mortality after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in a prospective cohort studyJohn Blomberg
Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Gastrointest Endosc 73:29-36. 2011Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a procedure with many complications that sometimes can be devastating. To give better advice to patients referred for PEG regarding risk of complications, important risk factors should be known.
- Esophageal delta-shaped anastomosis: a new method of stapled anastomosis for the cervical esophagus and digestive tractShunichi Okushiba
Department of Surgery, Tonan Hospital, N 1, W 6, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, 060 0001, Japan
Surg Today 35:341-4. 2005....
- Predicting outcomes and complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyF A F Figueiredo
Gastroenterology Department, University of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Endoscopy 39:333-8. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is the preferred route for long-term enteral feeding...
- Elective gastrostomy, nutritional status and quality of life in advanced head and neck cancer patients receiving chemoradiotherapyRandall P Morton
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Counties Manukau District Health Board, Manukau, New Zealand
ANZ J Surg 79:713-8. 2009..usually impacts adversely on nutritional and functional status, feeding by percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is often part of the management regimen for these patients, but the presence of a PEG tube can also be ..
- Impact of prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy on malnutrition and quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer: a randomized studyEwa Silander
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg Sweden
Head Neck 34:1-9. 2012The purpose of this randomized study was to examine if a prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) for enteral nutrition could prevent malnutrition, reduce hospital stay, and improve health-related quality of life (HRQOL).
- 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...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and outcome in dementiaT S Dharmarajan
Department of Medicine, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10466, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 96:2556-63. 2001The use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy for the administration of food and medications in patients with dementia has been on an increase...
- Factors predictive of survival after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in the elderly: is dementia really a risk factor?Fumiyo Higaki
Department of Surgery, Tottori Municipal Hospital, Matoba, Tottori, Japan
Am J Gastroenterol 103:1011-6; quiz 1017. 2008Outcomes, especially survival, after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in patients with dementia remain unclear...
- A prospective evaluation of outcome in patients referred for PEG placementKenji Kobayashi
Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5066, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 55:500-6. 2002..The primary aim of this study was to prospectively identify factors predictive of survival in patients referred for PEG placement...
- 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...
- Reduced postoperative pancreatic fistula rate after pancreatogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomyU Wellner
Department of Surgery, Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
J Gastrointest Surg 13:745-51. 2009..The aim of this study was to compare the two types of anastomosis at our institution with regard to postoperative pancreatic fistula and other complications...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: 30-day mortality trends and risk factorsS E J Janes
Department of Surgery, New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, WV1 0QP, England
J Postgrad Med 51:23-8; discussion 28-9. 200530-day Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) mortality of 8% (1992). Recent concerns suggest that mortality may have increased, prompting a comparison of current practice with that reported earlier.
- Patients experience with long-term percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding following primary surgery for oral and oropharyngeal cancerSimon N Rogers
Regional Maxillofacial Unit, University Hospital Aintree, Lower Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside L9 7AL, United Kingdom
Oral Oncol 43:499-507. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding (PEG) has an important role in providing nutritional support in selected patients undergoing treatment for oral and oropharyngeal cancer...
- The adequacy of informed consent for placement of gastrostomy tubesA S Brett
Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 2 Medical Park, Suite 502, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
Arch Intern Med 161:745-8. 2001b>Gastrostomy tubes are placed commonly in patients with limited life expectancy. However, it is unclear whether the process of informed consent is adequate in these patients...
- Safety and effectiveness of prophylactic gastrostomy tubes for head and neck cancer patients undergoing chemoradiationNam P Nguyen
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Arizona, 101 N Campbell Avenue, P O Box 45081 Tucson, AZ 85724 508, USA
Surg Oncol 15:199-203. 2006We would like to assess the safety and effectiveness of prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feedings during concurrent chemoradiation for head and neck cancer.
- Long-term percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in young adults with multiple disabilitiesL Lee
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Concord Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales 2139, Australia
Intern Med J 40:411-8. 2010To study the outcomes from initiation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeding in young people with profound multiple disabilities.
- 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...
- Quantitative and qualitative analysis of gastroesophageal reflux after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyM Samuel
J Pediatr Surg 37:256-61. 2002Percutaneous 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)...
- 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. 2006Percutaneous 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.
- 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...
- 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...
- Enteral nutrition during the treatment of head and neck carcinoma: is a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube preferable to a nasogastric tube?T M Mekhail
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Cancer 91:1785-90. 2001..Patient preference has resulted in the increasing use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes rather than nasogastric (NG) tubes...
- Complications related to percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes. A comprehensive clinical reviewSherwin P Schrag
Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:407-18. 2007Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has become the modality of choice for providing enteral access to patients who require long-term enteral nutrition...
- A comparison of pancreaticogastrostomy and pancreaticojejunostomy following pancreaticoduodenectomyGerard V Aranha
Department of Surgery and Oncology Institute, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 7:672-82. 2003....
- 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...
- 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
- Association between feeding via percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and low level of caregiver burdenHiromi Enoki
J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1484-6. 2007
- Impact of early percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement on nutritional status and hospitalization in patients with head and neck cancer receiving definitive chemoradiation therapyCharles E Rutter
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Head Neck 33:1441-7. 2011This study analyzed the impact of timing of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement on clinical endpoints in patients undergoing concurrent chemoradiation therapy (CRT).
- Review article: percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in infants and childrenT Frohlich
Gastroenterology Unit, Children s Hospital, Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 31:788-801. 2010Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) placement is widely accepted in children needing long-term gastrostomy feeding and clinical experience has been accumulated using PEG in children for nearly three decades.
- Delayed presentation of a gastric colocutaneous fistula after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyGordon P Smyth
Department of Surgery, St Vincent s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Nutrition 19:905-6. 2003
- Open gastrostomy for noninvasive ventilation users with neuromuscular diseaseJohn R Bach
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University Hospital, Newark, New Jersey 07871, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:1-6. 2010To report open gastrostomy for ventilator-assisted or -supported patients with altered nutritional status as a result of severe dysphagia and without tracheostomy, translaryngeal intubation, or general anesthesia...
- Low serum albumin level is risk factor for patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyNaoyuki Tominaga
Department of Internal Medicine, Saga Medical School, Saga
Intern Med 49:2283-8. 2010In Japan, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) has been used mainly in patients with stroke and dementia, who undertake oral ingestion voluntarily...
- Gastrostomy feeding in children on chronic peritoneal dialysisAlan R Watson
Children and Young People s Kidney Unit, Nottingham City Hospital NHS Trust, United Kingdom
Perit Dial Int 26:41-2. 2006
- Outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): comparison of two policies in a 4-year experienceGalia Abuksis
Department of Gastroenterology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Clin Nutr 23:341-6. 2004Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is the technique of choice for long-term enteral nutrition. Though safe and technically simple, PEG has been associated with significant morbidity and mortality.
- Evaluating the role of prophylactic gastrostomy tube placement prior to definitive chemoradiotherapy for head and neck cancerAllen M Chen
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1026-32. 2010To determine the effect of prophylactic gastrostomy tube (GT) placement on acute and long-term outcome for patients treated with definitive chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced head and neck cancer.
- Early gastrostomy reduces the rate of ventilator-associated pneumonia in stroke or head injury patientsE Kostadima
University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Dept of Critical Care Medicine, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
Eur Respir J 26:106-11. 2005..Alternatively, gastrostomy can be used for administration of enteral feedings...
- Implantation metastasis of a hypopharyngeal carcinoma at the site of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyR Kurdow
Clinic for General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
Endoscopy 35:462. 2003
- Metastatic spread to a percutaneous gastrostomy site from head and neck cancer: case report and literature reviewThomas V Mincheff
Department of Surgery, Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center, Hartsville, South Carolina, USA
JSLS 9:466-71. 2005The placement of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes is a common procedure in patients with head and neck cancer who require adequate nutrition because of the inability to swallow before or after surgery and adjuvant therapies...
- Malignant seeding of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tract in patient with head and neck cancerAnwer M Siddiqi
Department of Pathology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
Am J Med Sci 336:291-2. 2008Malignant seeding of the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) stoma is a rare and unusual complication of PEG performed in patients with head and neck cancer. Direct seeding of PEG stoma is believed to be the culprit...
- Mushroom-cage gastrostomy tube placement in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a 5-year experience in 104 patients in a single institutionDylan Lewis
Department of Radiology, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS, UK
Eur Radiol 19:1763-71. 2009To review our experience of placement of a mushroom-cage gastrostomy tube (Entristar, Tyco Healthcare, Mansfield, MA), using radiological guidance, in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: an effective strategy for gastrostomy feeding in patients with dementiaDavid S Sanders
Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield
Clin Med 4:235-41. 2004Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is an accepted technique for longterm enteral feeding. Its use has increased because of its simplicity and low complication rate...
- Dementia and cognitive impairment are not associated with earlier mortality after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyDavid Isaac Gaines
Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Digestive Disease Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:62-6. 2009Studies have shown varying results with regard to risk factors for mortality after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)...
- Decreasing use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube feeding for veterans with dementia-racial differences remainUrsula K Braun
Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 53:242-8. 2005Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement is a widely used method for long-term enteral feeding of demented patients unable to take sufficient food by mouth...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in cognitively impaired older adults: a geropsychiatric perspectiveMark B Detweiler
Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Virginia, Virginia, USA
Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 19:24-30. 2004The increasing use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in cognitively compromised elderly presents complex treatment-related and ethical questions...
- Survey of gastrostomy insertion technique used in oncology patients in UK oral and maxillofacial unitsAndrew J Barber
Bristol Dental Hospital, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol BS1 2LY, UK
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 38:60-3. 2010This UK national survey set out to find the most commonly used gastrostomy insertion technique and to estimate the number of cases of gastrostomy site tumour seeding experienced over the last 3 years...
- 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...
- When is the optimal time for placing a gastrostomy in patients undergoing treatment for head and neck cancer?Bella Talwar
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics in Head and Neck Cancer Services, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 6:41-53. 2012Determining the optimal timing for placing a gastrostomy in patients undergoing treatment for head and neck cancer involves complex decision making and multifactorial analysis...
- 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. 2012Post-gastrostomy complications range from 8 to 30%. These complications often occur following discharge into the community and may result in hospital readmission. Our unit previously reported a readmission rate of 23% in 6 months...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: adequacy and quality of information given to decision makersS D Ladas
Gastroenterology Unit, 2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University, Evangelismos Hospital, Greece
Dig Dis 20:289-92. 2002Nowadays percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is widely available, but patient-selection criteria and quality of informed consent are debated...
- Prophylactic percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with advanced head and neck tumors treated by combined chemoradiotherapyEric Assenat
Department of Gastro Nutrition, Val d Aurelle Cancer Institute, Montpellier, France
J Pain Symptom Manage 42:548-56. 2011Few studies have evaluated outcomes of combined chemoradiotherapy for Stage III-IV head and neck squamous cell carcinoma in terms of the use of nutritional support by means of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG).
- Metastasis of head and neck carcinoma to the site of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: case report and literature reviewJ J Sinclair
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 25:282-5. 2001BACKGROUND: Patients with head and neck cancer often need a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy to provide adequate nutrition because of inability to swallow after tumor radiation therapy...
- Prophylactic placement of gastrostomy feeding tubes before radiotherapy in patients with head and neck cancer: is it worthwhile?J S Scolapio
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
J Clin Gastroenterol 33:215-7. 2001After radiation treatment of head and neck cancer, placement of gastrostomy feeding tubes can be technically difficult...
- Implantation of oral squamous cell carcinoma at the site of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: a case reportS Ananth
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, UK
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:125-30. 2002..cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and developed a metastatic deposit at the site of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, with no other evidence of systemic spread...
- Novel approach to antibiotic prophylaxis in percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): randomised controlled trialJohn Blomberg
Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
BMJ 341:c3115. 2010To evaluate a new and simpler strategy of antibiotic prophylaxis in percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG).
- 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...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- [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...
- [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.
- 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..of nurses on (i) the process of decision-making regarding the placement of feeding gastrostomies, (ii) their role in the process, (iii) the impact this participation has on them personally and (iv) gastrostomy placement in general.
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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. 2004The 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.
- 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 ..
- 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)...
- 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)...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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)...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- [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...
- 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 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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)...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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...
- Multifaceted Interventions to Ameliorate Pain/SymptomsJoan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Feeding Tube Use Among Persons with Advanced DementiaJoan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2007..Knowledge gained will be used to inform public policy and formulate facility interventions to ensure that FT insertion in persons with severe cognitive impairment is ethically appropriate. ..
- RESIDENT ASSESSMENT OF PAIN MANAGEMENT (RAPM)Joan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- Eating Behaviors in Homebound Older AdultsJULIE LOCHER; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- 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. ..
- Calorie Restriction & Changes in Body Composition, Disease, Function, & QoL in OlJULIE L contact LOCHER; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Enhancing Nutrition and Activity in Rural ChildrenAnn McGrath; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Pharmacogenomics of Gastric Function & Weight in ObesityMICHAEL L CAMILLERI; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Determinants, Decision-Making and Outcomes of Antibiotic Use in Advanced DementiaSusan Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- Pathologic Markers of Genetic Damage and Disease in IBDMelvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..