Equipment Corner September 2006
When it’s time for a gastrostomy, or feeding, tube, you must decide on the kind of tube, tube size, feeding delivery options, type of food, and how you’re going to affix a tube to your abdomen.Here are some helpful tips to consider when choosing the equipment that’s right for you.A PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy) tube is the most common solution, as it allows you and your caregiver to administer nutrients directly to the stomach.Read More
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