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The patient's nutritional status also improved with the initiation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube feedings.
According to the medical and palliative team's instructions, all the patient's tubes were to be removed, including intravenous fluids, the naso-gastric tube, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and oxygen.
Timothy was fed through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube into his stomach, rather than by his mouth.
An audit of 719 Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) procedures published in 2004 found 19% were "futile" and did nothing to prolong life.
However, gastrostomy tubes can worsen symptoms of GOR and the severity of the reflux should therefore be quantified prior to percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) placement.
Between days 1 and 5, dysphagic patients were switched to oral medications or received their medications through a nasogastric or percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube.
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a non-surgical technique for placing a tube directly into the stomach through the abdominal wall, performed using an endoscope while the patient is under local anaesthesia.
Complications of removing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes in children.