Methods to determine the internal length of nasogastric feeding tubes : an integrative review

Methods to determine the internal length of nasogastric feeding tubes : an integrative review

Sandra Cristina Veiga de Oliveira Santos, Wendy Woith, Maria Isabel Pedreira de Freitas, Eliete Boaventura Bargas Zeferino

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Improper placement of nasogastric tube used for feeding may lead to serious complications, including death of the patient. There are several different methods used to determine the appropriate length of nasogastric tube for optimal placement in adults. This integrative review of the literature was...

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Methods to determine the internal length of nasogastric feeding tubes : an integrative review

Sandra Cristina Veiga de Oliveira Santos, Wendy Woith, Maria Isabel Pedreira de Freitas, Eliete Boaventura Bargas Zeferino


										

Methods to determine the internal length of nasogastric feeding tubes : an integrative review

Sandra Cristina Veiga de Oliveira Santos, Wendy Woith, Maria Isabel Pedreira de Freitas, Eliete Boaventura Bargas Zeferino

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    International journal of nursing studies

    Vol. 61 (Sept., 2016), p. 95-103