RESULTS Tube feed­ing (5)

TUBE FEED­ING: when a spe­cial liq­uid food mix­ture con­tain­ing pro­tein, car­bo­hy­drates (sugar), fats, vit­a­mins and min­er­als, is given through a tube into the stom­ach or small bowel.

Source: Amer­i­can Soci­ety for Par­enteral and Enteral Nutri­tion

Tube feed­ing : The fol­low­ing are avail­able in the Resource Cen­tre or online.
Gas­tros­tomy Feed­ing Tube (Fact Sheets Full Text Online)
Med­line Plus. 2016. USA.
Jejun­stomy Feed­ing Tube (Fact Sheets Full Text Online)
Med­line Plus. 2016. USA.
Naso­gas­tric Feed­ing Tube (Fact Sheets Full Text Online)
Med­line Plus. 2016. USA.
Total Par­enteral Nutri­tion (Fact Sheets Full Text Online)
Med­line Plus. 2015. USA.
What is Enteral Nutri­tion? (Fact Sheets Full Text Online)
Amer­i­can Soci­ety for Par­enteral and Enteral Nutri­tion. 2017. USA.

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