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Summary: The insertion of a tube into the stomach, intestines, or other portion of the gastrointestinal tract to allow for the passage of food products, etc.
Publications224 found, 100 shown here
- Incidence of and risk factors for pulmonary complications after nonthoracic surgeryFinlay A McAlister
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:514-7. 2005..7, p < 0.001), and duration of anesthesia (OR 3.3 for operations lasting at least 2.5 hours, p = 0.008). Thus, several perioperative factors predict an increased risk for pulmonary complications after elective nonthoracic surgery...
- Comparison of gastric cancer surgery with versus without nasogastric decompressionJun Ho Lee
Department of Surgery, Cancer Metastasis Research Center and Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, C P O Box 8044, Seoul 120 752, Korea
Yonsei Med J 43:451-6. 2002..747). Time to pass flatus was not different in the two groups (p=0.054), nor was the length of hospital stay (p=0.148). These results suggest that gastric cancer surgery can be performed safely without nasogastric decompression...
- Transpyloric feeding in gastroesophageal-reflux-associated apnea in premature infantsSudipta Misra
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Children s Hospital of Illinois at OSF St Francis Hospital, Peoria, Illinois, USA
Acta Paediatr 96:1426-9. 2007..The aetiological role of gastroesophageal reflux in apnea of prematurity is controversial. We hypothesized that transpyloric feeds, which decreases reflux and aspiration, will not be associated with decrease in reflux-related apnea...
- A randomized study of early nasogastric versus nasojejunal feeding in severe acute pancreatitisF C Eatock
Lister Department of Surgery and Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Alexandra Parade, Glasgow G31 2ER, Scotland
Am J Gastroenterol 100:432-9. 2005..A pilot study of early nasogastric (NG) feeding in patients with objectively graded severe AP proved that this approach was also feasible. A randomized study comparing NG versus NJ feeding has been performed...
- A prospective study of factors that determine cecal intubation time at colonoscopyCrystal Bernstein
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 61:72-5. 2005..For outpatient colonoscopy, the time required to intubate the cecum is variable. The aim of this study was to determine factors associated with cecal intubation time...
- Is nasogastric fluid therapy a safe alternative to the intravenous route in infants with bronchiolitis?N Kennedy
Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children, Falls Road, Belfast BT12 6BE, UK
Arch Dis Child 90:320-1. 2005
- Pneumonia in acute stroke patients fed by nasogastric tubeR Dziewas
Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Munster, Muenster, Germany
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:852-6. 2004..Aspiration pneumonia is the most important acute complication of stroke related dysphagia. Tube feeding is usually recommended as an effective and safe way to supply nutrition in dysphagic stroke patients...
- Systematic review of prophylactic nasogastric decompression after abdominal operationsR Nelson
Department of Surgery, University of Illinois Hospital, Mail Code 957, Room 2204, 1740 West Taylor Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Br J Surg 92:673-80. 2005..This meta-analysis of published studies examines the efficacy of this practice after abdominal surgery in achieving each of these goals...
- Effect of nasogastric tubes on incidence of aspirationSteven B Leder
Department of Surgery, Section of Otolaryngology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8041, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:648-51. 2008..To determine what effect, if any, a nasogastric (NG) tube has on occurrence of anterograde aspiration during objective evaluation of swallowing using both liquid and puree bolus consistencies...
- The effect of nasogastric tubes on swallowing function in persons with dysphagia following strokeTyng Guey Wang
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1270-3. 2006..To determine whether the use of a nasogastric tube influences swallowing function in stroke patients with dysphagia...
- 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...
- Nasogastric rehydration in acute gastroenteritisW L Yiu
J Paediatr Child Health 39:159-61. 2003
- Ethical and medicolegal aspects of PEG-tube placement and provision of artificial nutritional therapyMark H Delegge
Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 62:952-9. 2005
- Reevaluation of routine gastrointestinal decompression after gastrectomy for gastric cancerHo Young Chung
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University, Taegu, Korea
Hepatogastroenterology 50:1190-2. 2003..We reviewed postoperative courses of patients with gastric cancer who underwent gastrectomy to evaluate the need for routine postoperative gastrointestinal decompression...
- Nasogastric decompression is not necessary in operations for gastric cancer: prospective randomised trialChang Hak Yoo
Department of Surgery, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Eur J Surg 168:379-83. 2002..To assess the need for routine nasogastric decompression after extensive resections in patients with gastric cancer...
- Who follows up patients after PEG tube insertion?Sharon Lowry
Department of Gastroenterology, Belfast City Hospital, Northern Ireland, UK
Ulster Med J 76:88-90. 2007..Community follow-up is often inadequate for patients discharged from hospital following commencement of PEG tube feeding...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy: nine years experience in a tertiary care centre in PakistanNasir Khokhar
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Shifa International Hospital and Shifa College of Medicine, Islamabad
J Pak Med Assoc 55:108-10. 2005..To review the experience of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement and its management in the last nine years, at a tertiary care center in Pakistan...
- 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. 2005..The safety of PEG placement in the presence of a VP shunt is unclear...
- Artificial rearing of mouse pups: development of a mouse pup in a cup modelElizabeth A Beierle
Department of Surgery, P O Box 100286, JHMHSC, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
Pediatr Res 56:250-5. 2004..Development of this technique will permit nutritional manipulation in neonatal mice, a mammalian model wherein the genome is sequenced and transgenic mutants are available...
- 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. 2004..The association of PEG with upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) and role of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in relation to UGIB in patients with PEG are not well known...
- 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...
- Gastric decompression and enteral feeding through a double-lumen gastrojejunostomy tube improves outcomes after pancreaticoduodenectomyLloyd A Mack
Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Ann Surg 240:845-51. 2004..The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility and safety of inserting a double-lumen gastrojejunostomy tube (GJT) after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) and to evaluate associated outcomes...
- Predicting the outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube feedingB Hamidon
Singapore Med J 47:1013. 2006
- Pathogenic colonization of the stomach in enterally fed elderly patients: Comparing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with nasogastric tubeRefael Segal
Shmuel Harofeh Geriatric Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Beer Yaakov, Israel
J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1905-8. 2006..To compare the gastric juice microbiota of older people fed through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube (PEG) with that of those fed through a nasogastric tube (NGT)...
- Methylene blue dye injection: an adjuvant technique in the management of buried bumper syndrome?N Bhala
Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK
Endoscopy 36:670. 2004
- 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. 2006....
- 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..The main objective of this study was to evaluate the safety of pre-treatment PEG in a sample of patients with an upper aerodigestive tract area malignancy treated in a tertiary referral centre...
- Using rapid-cycle quality improvement methodology to reduce feeding tubes in patients with advanced dementia: before and after studyCarol Monteleoni
Lenox Hill Hospital, 100 East 77th Street, New York, New York 10021, USA
BMJ 329:491-4. 2004....
- A review of the nursing care of enteral feeding tubes in critically ill adults: part ITeresa A Williams
Royal Perth Hospital, PO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 20:330-43. 2004..Generally, there was little high quality evidence to support practice recommendations leaving significant scope for further research by nurses in the management of patients with enteral tubes...
- Enteral nutrition by endoscopic means; I. Techniques, indications, types of enteral feedO Schroder
Medizinische Klinik I, ZAFES, J W Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt Main, Germany
Z Gastroenterol 42:1385-92. 2004..Questions regarding possible complications and long-term results of the various methods of enteral feeding will be discussed separately in part II...
- 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...
- 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. 2006..Patient selection is important to identify those who will benefit from PEG. This study aims to identify patient factors that may help in patient selection for PEG...
- Enteral tube feeding and pneumoniaDavid Sheridan Gray
Sonoma Developmental Center, Eldridge, CA, USA
Am J Ment Retard 111:113-20. 2006..We conclude that although feeding tubes do not completely prevent pneumonia, there is an immediate decrease in the incidence of pneumonia following tube placement...
- Follow up after PEG tube insertionMargaret McGivern
Ulster Med J 76:171; author reply 171-2. 2007
- 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..NG tube feeding, in fact, reduced the nutritional status (in terms of the serum albumin level) of the patients...
- [Management of unresectable gastric cancer with perforation]Jiro Nagao
Third Department of Surgery, Toho University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 106:450-1. 2005
- 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..Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with a jejunal tube extension is fraught with tube dysfunction and dislocation. Direct percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy tubes may be more robust, but are less commonly performed...
- 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..This study compared the occurrence of peristomal wound infection associated with PEG placement with and without use of an overtube...
- 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...
- 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. 2007..More can be done to counsel and support patients with long-term PEG placement...
- Poor validity of residual volumes as a marker for risk of aspiration in critically ill patientsStephen A McClave
Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
Crit Care Med 33:324-30. 2005..Elevated residual volumes (RV), considered a marker for the risk of aspiration, are used to regulate the delivery of enteral tube feeding. We designed this prospective study to validate such use...
- 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. 2006..The authors compare outcomes with these 2 techniques...
- Does the presence of esophagitis prior to PEG placement increase the risk for aspiration pneumonia?Matthew L Carnes
Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
Dig Dis Sci 49:1798-802. 2004..Other factors apart from esophagitis play an important role in the incidence of aspiration pneumonia with PEG feeding..
- 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...
- 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..These complications will be reviewed, along with a discussion of incidence, cause, treatment, and prevention approaches...
- Pump-assisted enteral nutrition can prevent aspiration in bedridden percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy patientsEdward Shang
University Hospital Mannheim, Department of Surgery, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, Mannheim 68135, Germany
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 28:180-3. 2004..To this day, it has not been proven whether pump-assisted (PA) or gravity-controlled application is the safer method for long-term feeding via PEG in bedridden patients...
- 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...
- 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. 2007..Percutaneous endoscopic cecostomy (PEC) tubes can be used to decompress malignant and functional bowel disorders with accepted morbidity and mortality. This article reviews the use of PEG and PEC tubes for palliative use...
- Complications of enteral accessKishore R Iyer
Adult and Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation and Rehabilitation Program, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:717-29. 2007..While it would be desirable that such enteral access be provided within a broader multi-disciplinary model of specialized nutrition support, in the current climate of a tightening health care economy that may be counsel for perfection...
- 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..A randomized controlled study is needed to determine whether PEG is truly superior to NGT...
- 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. 2007..Aspects of the initial technique, awareness of contributing factors, and strategies for monitoring and surveillance of the PEG once placed are all important in preventing more serious sequelae...
- Fundoplication and gastrostomy versus image-guided gastrojejunal tube for enteral feeding in neurologically impaired children with gastroesophageal refluxPaul W Wales
Division of Pediatric General Surgery and the Department Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Surg 37:407-12. 2002..The authors evaluated the image-guided gastrojejunal tube (GJ) as an alternative approach for this group of patients...
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy site metastasisJohn K Tsai
Gastroenterology and Nutrition Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 17:777-86. 2007..Both direct seeding and hematogenous spread have been suggested as possible mechanisms. This article outlines the incidence, presentation, pathogenesis, and management of PEG-site metastases...
- Use of percutaneous gastrojejunostomy feeding tubes in the rehabilitation of stroke patientsR Teasell
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St. Joseph's Health Centre, Parkwood Hospital, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ont, Canada
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1412-5. 2001..Complications caused by the tube were minor and all patients but 1 who were discharged with feeding tubes were able to manage the home tube-feeding program...
- 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....
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding in nursing homes: relatives' perceptionsAilsa M Brotherton
University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
Clin Nurs Res 16:350-69. 2007..Further research is required in this field to inform service developments...
- Deep dermal burn due to contact with stomach contentsR Alvi
Mersey Plastic Surgery and Burns Centre, Whiston Hospital, Merseyside, UK
Burns 27:509-11. 2001..We discuss the complications of gastrostomies and add this as a rare complication, which may be prevented by a modification to the outlet control of a PEG tube...
- Nutritional support via enteral tube feeding in hospital patientsElizabeth Roberts
Somerset Primary Care Trust
Br J Nurs 16:1058-62. 2007..This article aims to provide a practical overview of feeding solutions and administration to enable nursing staff to understand prescribed regimens and provide patients with optimum care...
- Nutrition support in pancreatitisCaitlin S Curtis
Department of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin Madison Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Avenue, CSC 1530 F6 133, Madison, WI 53792, USA
Surg Clin North Am 87:1403-15, viii. 2007..This article explores the role of nutrition support in the outcome of pancreatitis and provides guidelines to aid the clinician in caring for patients who have acute and chronic pancreatitis...
- 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..The aim of the study was to evaluate the necessity, technical feasibility and outcome of DPEJ in a group of patients consecutively proposed for PEG placement...
- Follow up after PEG tube insertionHerbert Gallagher
Ulster Med J 76:171; author reply 171-2. 2007
- A new endoscopic technique for the buried bumper syndromeE Leung
Department of Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Monkscourt Avenue, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, ML6 0LS, United Kingdom
Surg Endosc 21:1671-3. 2007..These approaches can be associated with pain, wound infection, or a gastrocutaneous fistula...
- [PEG tube placement in German geriatric wards - a retrospective data-base analysis]R Wirth
Klinik für Akutgeriatrie, St Marien Hospital Borken GmbH, Am Boltenhof 7, 46322 Borken, Germany
Z Gerontol Geriatr 40:21-30. 2007..3%). In all 27 775 analyzed geriatric patients, a diagnosis related to malnutrition was coded in only 7.0%, although sufficient data show a prevalence of about 50% in elderly hospital patients...
- [Relationship between esophageal lesions observed by endoscopy and nasogastric intubation: a study of 185 cases of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy]Han Suk Kim
Department of Internal Medicine, Kyung Hee University College of Medicine, Dongdaemun Gu, Seoul, Korea
Korean J Gastroenterol 42:461-7. 2003..The purpose of this study was to discuss such findings and to delineate a relationship between these findings, especially esophageal lesions and the duration of NI...
- Percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy feeding tube "knot" working: a rare complicationRaouf E Hilal
Center for Advanced Gastroenterology and Florida Hospital Altamonte, Maitland, Florida, USA
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:A28. 2007
- [Hemorrhage and gastric perforation in patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)]L G Angio
Cattedra di Chirurgia d Urgenza, Dipartimento di Patologia Umana, Universita degli Studi di Messina
Ann Ital Chir 74:195-201. 2003..5% of cases, with complications linked to technical mistakes of positioning or to a wrong management, such as haemorrhage and gastric perforation...
- Mini-laparoscopically guided percutaneous gastrostomy and jejunostomyUlrike Denzer
Department of Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
Gastrointest Endosc 58:434-8. 2003..As an alternative in these problematic situations, a technique was developed for placing feeding tubes under visual control by using mini-laparoscopy...
- 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....
- Home enteral nutrition in adults: a European multicentre surveyX Hebuterne
Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Hopital de l Archet, Nice, France
Clin Nutr 22:261-6. 2003..This study was undertaken to report indications and practice of home enteral nutrition (HEN) in Europe...
- Clinical and biochemical characteristics of patients with home enteral nutrition in an area of SpainD A de Luis
Seccione de Endocrinologia y Nutricion Clinica Hospital u Rio Hortega, Valladolid, Spain
Eur J Clin Nutr 57:612-5. 2003..The aim of our study was to analyze incidence, clinical and biochemical characteristics of a cohort of patients on home enteral nutrition (HEN)...
- The percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube. medical and ethical issues in placementFloyd Angus
Department of Gastroenterology, Washington Hospital Center, D C 20010, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 98:272-7. 2003..We have developed an algorithm for PEG placement for the geriatric, oncology, and neurology patients based on a critical review of current literature...
- Cholinergic regulation of phase II interdigestive pancreatic secretion in humansP Layer
Department of Medicine, University of Essen, Germany
Pancreas 8:181-8. 1993..secretion, we gave cholinergic agonists or antagonists to 17 healthy fasting subjects who underwent gastrointestinal intubation. Duodenal trypsin outputs, gastroduodenal motility, and plasma levels of pancreatic polypeptide (PP) as ..
- Development of a chronic colonic intubation model in rats for the study of luminal factors in colonic diseasesChoong Leong Tang
Department of Colorectal Surgery, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 45:256-63. 2002..A rat model of long-term colonic intubation has been developed to facilitate the in vivo study of colonic biology. This study aims to characterize this model...
- The PEG dilemma: feeding tubes are not the answer in advanced dementiaMarissa Galicia-Castillo
Geriatrics 61:12-3. 2006
- Antegrade and retrograde endoscopic approach in the establishment of a neo-esophagus: a novel techniqueMohammad Al-Haddad
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 65:290-4. 2007..Although total obstruction or secondary atresia of the esophagus is extremely rare, high-grade strictures are not uncommon. The retrograde approach was previously described to achieve dilation when the conventional antegrade method fails...
- Poly(epsilon-caprolactone)/eudragit nanoparticles for oral delivery of aspart-insulin in the treatment of diabetesChristiane Damgé
Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Physiology, University of Strasbourg, 67000 Strasbourg, France
J Pharm Sci 99:879-89. 2010..This effect may be explained by the monomeric configuration of aspart-insulin, which is probably better taken up by the intestinal mucosa than regular insulin...
- Transnasal ultrathin endoscopy for placement of a long intestinal tube in patients with intestinal obstructionRyu Sato
Division of Endoscopy, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
Gastrointest Endosc 67:953-7. 2008..The technical difficulties related to the insertion of a long intestinal tube into the jejunum under fluoroscopy present a considerable problem in patients with an intestinal obstruction...
- Multidetector-row helical CT enteroclysisR Di Mizio
Servizio di Radiologia, Ospedale San Massimo, Penne PE, Italy
Radiol Med 111:1-10. 2006..The paper accurately describes the different procedures required for CT assessment of the small bowel, from nasojejunal intubation to the selection of the most appropriate acquisition phases for assessment of bowel wall vascularity...
- Pneumothorax from intrapleural placement of a nasogastric tubeL Weinberg
Department ofAnaesthesia, Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Anaesth Intensive Care 34:276-9. 2006..We appraise the methods commonly employed to confirm nasogastric tube placement, and discuss factors that may increase the risk of misplacement...
- Corrosive injury of the oesophagus in childrenPetr Janousek
ENT Clinic of the 2nd Medical Faculty, Paediatric ENT Department, Charles University, Motol, Prague 2MF CU, Czech Republic
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1103-7. 2006..This study examined a cohort of pediatric patients treated for suspected corrosive injury of the oesophagus in the ENT department between 1994 and 2003...
- Revisiting intragastric ethanol intubation as a dependence induction method for studies of ethanol reward and motivation in ratsSimone Braconi
Department of Experimental Medicine and Public Health, University of Camerino, Via Scalzino 3, 62032 Camerino, Italy
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:538-44. 2010....
- ProSeal laryngeal mask airway in 120 pediatric surgical patients: a prospective evaluation of characteristics and performanceMelissa Wheeler
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Paediatr Anaesth 16:297-301. 2006..The ProSeal LMA (PLMA) has recently been introduced in pediatric sizes (1.5, 2, 2.5, 3). Limited pediatric data have been published...
- An unusual case of airway obstruction at the tip of an endotracheal tube caused by insertion of a nasogastric tubeKozue Kubo
Department of Anesthesiology, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata, Osaka, Japan
J Anesth 22:52-4. 2008..It was suspected that the cause of the airway obstruction was that the NG tube in the esophagus compressed the membranous portion of the stenotic trachea and the tip of the ETT was obstructed...
- Methods to correct placement of a nasogastric tube: beware of the pitfallsLinda J E Walker
Mid Ulster Hospital
Age Ageing 34:655. 2005
- Congenital stridor with feeding difficulty as a presenting symptom of Dok7 congenital myasthenic syndromeChris G Jephson
Department of Otolaryngology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH, UK
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:991-4. 2010....
- Results of conservative treatment for perforated gastroduodenal ulcers in patients not eligible for surgical repairPascal Bucher
Clinic of Visceral Surgery, Department of Surgery, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 137:337-40. 2007..However, its use in patients not eligible for surgical repair has not been supported. The aim of this study is to evaluate the results of conservative treatment in these patients in the era of proton pump inhibitor...
- Esophageal nasogastric tube misplacement in an infant following laser supraglottoplastyCheryl L Crisp
Indiana University, School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 21:454-5. 2006..Other testing methods used failed to detect the tube misplacement, which could have led to aspiration pneumonia or other complications if the radiograph had not shown the misplacement...
- Capnometry and air insufflation for assessing initial placement of gastric tubesEllen H Elpern
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Am J Crit Care 16:544-9; quiz 550. 2007..Tube misplacement into the lungs is a potential complication with serious sequelae. The reliability of common bedside methods for differentiating between pulmonary and gastric placement has not been acceptable...
- The Esophageal-Tracheal Combitube and esophageal injuriesSonia J Vaida
Can J Anaesth 54:491-2; author reply 492. 2007
- 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....
- Butter feeding enhances TNF-alpha production from macrophages and lymphocyte adherence in murine small intestinal microvesselsYoichi Fujiyama
Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1838-45. 2007..The objective of this study was to assess the effect of butter feeding on lymphocyte migration in intestinal mucosa and the changes in adhesion molecules and cytokines involved in this effect...
- Cardiovascular effects of gastric intubation and distension in healthy humansP Cantu
Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:304-10. 2008..Experimentally induced gastric distension is a valuable stimulus to study viscero-cardiovascular reflexes and their mechanisms using beat-to-beat measurements...
- Intestinal obstruction after PEG tube replacement: implications to daily clinical practiceShakeeb Khan
Department of Surgery, York District Hospital, York, UK
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:80-1. 2008..This suggests that in patients with underlying gastrointestinal disease and other risk groups, disconnected internal PEG flanges should be retrieved endoscopically in preference to allow spontaneous passage...
- The use of topiramate in refractory status epilepticusA R Towne
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, 23298 0599, USA
Neurology 60:332-4. 2003..Effective dosages ranged from 300 to 1,600 mg/d. Except for lethargy, no adverse events were reported...
- Enteral nutritionT E Bowling
Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham NG7 2UH
Hosp Med 65:712-6. 2004..It is generally safe, easy to administer and free of major complications. The most common problems relate to the tubes themselves, such as blockage and stoma infection...
- Percutaneous gastrostomy in radiologic practiceP L Munk
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, British Columbia Cancer Agency Vancouver Center, British Columbia
Australas Radiol 41:342-50. 1997..A technique for placement is outlined, with a discussion of patient selection and complications. A review of the literature is provided...
- [Studies on the enteral nutrition in severe acute pancreatitis]Xing Peng Wang
Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 84:1233-4. 2004
- Reduction of food intake by intestinal macronutrient infusion is not reversed by NMDA receptor blockadeM Covasa
College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology and Physiology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164, USA
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 278:R345-51. 2000..These results indicate that MK-801 does not increase meal size and duration by interfering with signals activated by intestinal macronutrients...
- [Manufacturing a double-lumen tube with simple and inexpensive materials]G Martín Peña
Unidad de Nutrición Clínica, Hospital de Mostoles, Madrid, Espana
Nutr Hosp 15:164-5. 2000..We describe how to manufacture one simply using cheap and easy-to-find materials whenever a commercial catheter of this type is unavailable...
- Efficacy of gastric aspiration in reducing posttonsillectomy vomitingJ E Jones
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Weill College of Medicine at Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:980-4. 2001..To determine the effectiveness of postoperative gastric decompression in reducing the incidence and complications associated with vomiting following tonsillectomy...
- ALCOHOL APPETITE--A NUTRIENT CONDITIONING ANALYSISKaren Ackroff; Fiscal Year: 2001..It will advance our basic knowledge of the psychobiology of alcohol appetite and may provide practical benefits for controlling alcohol consumption in humans. ..
- DETECTING ASPIRATION ASSOCIATED WITH TUBE FEEDINGSNorma Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2007..Delivery, receipt and enactment of the ARRP will be evaluated by quantitative and qualitative methods. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Development of a 'Nurse-Friendly' Bedside Test for AspirationNorma A Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Gastric Tube Placement in Young ChildrenMarsha Ellett; Fiscal Year: 2008..Results from this study will increase the safety of using gastric tubes in young children. ..
- Neuropharmacology of Learned Food PreferencesAnthony Sclafani; Fiscal Year: 2009..It will advance our understanding of the basic mechanisms involved in the development of food preferences and may provide insights into the clinical treatment of overeating and obesity. ..
- EARLY HUSBANDRY INFLUENCES ON ADULT PHENOTYPEMICHAEL TORDOFF; Fiscal Year: 2009..The results will lead to better environmental controls in future work and, asa direct consequence, easierand more rapid progress with genetic analyses. ..
- Chromium and Insulin ActionWilliam Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- DEVELOPMENTAL REGULATION OF HYPERCAPNIC RESPONSESRichard Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- FACTORS AFFECTING CALORIC REGULATION IN HUMAN FEEDINGBarbara Rolls; Fiscal Year: 2007..The experiments carefully vary fat content while keeping the energy content constant or vice versa, all while maintaining constant palatability. ..
- MODULATION OF ALCOHOL REINFORCEMENTChristopher Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2007..These studies could prove to be especially useful in the evaluation of putative pharmacotherapies intended to reduce alcohol craving and in the design of behavioral interventions to decrease ethanol-seeking behavior. ..
- Rapamycin as an Antineoplastic AgentEzra Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006..At the conclusion of the trial RAPA toxicity and effect on p-S6K will be defined over a range of doses as well as the MTD for use in future studies that will develop this agent. ..
- Chromium, Cellular Energy Status and Whole Body Energy BalanceWilliam Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Airway-Central Nervous System ControlRichard Martin; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Functional Infrared Imaging Predicts Radiation MucositisEzra Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008..Such a tool would have wide applicability in this patient population and would have tremendous impact on their treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Development of Selective Nanoporous Sorbents for Radionuclide DecorporationCharles Timchalk; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Mixture Modeling: Pesticide Drug InteractionsCharles Timchalk; Fiscal Year: 2009..It is fully anticipated that this approach will facilitate the understanding of a variety of complex chemical interactions as it relates to the occupational health implications of working with insecticides. ..
- Effect of Chinese herbal medicine on food allergyXiu Min Li; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- INNOVATIVE BIOMONITORING FOR LEAD IN SALIVACharles Timchalk; Fiscal Year: 2006..It is reasonable to speculate that once this model system has been adequately validated it can readily be employed to screen sensitive populations (e.g. children) that are at greatest risk from chronic Pb exposure. ..
- Low Carbohydrate Diets: Feeding and Endocrine SignalingTimothy Moran; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- CALORIC RESTRICTION, AGING, AND INSULIN ACTIONWilliam Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Music Therapy for Cancer Patients at the End of LifeKristine Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- IATROGENIC OPIOID DEPENDENCE IN CRITICALLY ILL CHILDRENRALPH LUGO; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Development Expression of Chemokines and Their ReceptorsDARLENE CALHOUN; Fiscal Year: 2002..We further propose that defining circulating concentrations of chemokines critical for neutrophil migration would be essential to understanding their role in both health and disease. ..
- Ethanol Discrimination in Transgenic MiceKEITH SHELTON; Fiscal Year: 2002..background to the ethanol's discriminative ctimnlnc effects. ..
- HORMONE REPLACEMENT FOR PREVENTION OF VISCERAL OBESITYWilliam Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Effects of Chinese Herbal Medicines on Allergic AsthmaXiu Min Li; Fiscal Year: 2003..Accomplishing these goals should provide an experimental basis for applying Chinese herbal medicines to the treatment of allergic asthma, and for understanding immunoregulatory mechanisms underlying their effects. ..
- Development of a Registry for Familial Pancreatic CancerJames DiSario; Fiscal Year: 2003..The goal corresponds with the National Cancer Institute Initiative to "identify, characterize, and understand the genes that cause or play a role in familial cancer." ..
- Middle Ear Epithelial Response to Cytokine StimulationJoseph Kerschner; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- GHB: Discrimination and effects on learningLisa Baker; Fiscal Year: 2003..Behavior under these assays is sensitive to other abused drugs. Therefore, these assays may be of value in characterizing the effects of GHB. ..
- CNS AND SALT APPETITEDOUGLAS FITTS; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results will have implications for the central control of blood pressure and endocrine secretions as well as behavior during various challenges to body hydration. ..
- Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior Annual MeetTimothy Moran; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Development of a magnetically guided feeding tubeSABRY GABRIEL; Fiscal Year: 2004..This is an advantage specially in nursing hormones where x ray is not readily available. Projected cost savings for the health care system is substantial with expected better patient outcome. ..
- Chemoprevention of Duodenal Polyps in FAPJames DiSario; Fiscal Year: 2003..A 5-year study is proposed. The randomized treatment period is 1 year. There will be a 6 month termination phase to include data analysis, manuscript preparation and closure of all study procedures. ..
- Metabolic and Epigenetic Effects of Maternal High Fat Diet in Obesity Prone RatsTimothy H Moran; Fiscal Year: 2010..The results of these experiments will enhance our understanding of the etiology of obesity and metabolic disease ultimately allowing the development of rational clinical interventions for such conditions. ..
- DEVELOPMENTAL EXPRESSION OF G-CSF IN THE PLACENTADARLENE CALHOUN; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- HIGH-THROUGHPUT SCEENS FOR ASSESSING TASTE SENSITIVITYJOHN GLENDINNING; Fiscal Year: 2001..A normative data-base for both screens will be established and made available to the scientific community. The assay procedures developed will be applicable by a single laboratory technician with limited experience. ..