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DUBLIN, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tslw5t/enteral_feeding) has announced the addition of the "Enteral
Leader in Enteral Feeding Products Optimizes Ease of Use for its MIC* PEG Feeding Tube to Reduce Procedure Time for Clinicians ALPHARETTA, Ga., March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Pioneering medical device developer earns three FDA and CE Mark approvals for innovative bio fluid measurement technologies that assist in verifying proper nasogastric tube placement PHOENIX,
Universal guidelines and improvements in technology are needed to reduce injuries and deaths from improper placement of nasogastric feeding tubes in pediatric patients.
A new study led by Brown University researchers reports that percutaneous endoscopic gastric (PEG) feeding tubes, long assumed to help bedridden dementia patients stave off or overcome pressure ulcers, may instead make the horrible sores more likely to develop or not improve.
In hundreds of interviews in five states with family members of persons who had advanced dementia, researchers found that their decision-making process for whether to insert a feeding tube often lacked necessary information for informed consent.
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- In medicine, cauterization.