Feeding Tube Info

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A Clinician’s Guide: Caring for people with gastrostomy tubes and devices From pre-insertion to ongoing care and removal  produced by The Agency for Clinical Innovation and the Gastroenterological Nurses College of Australia

Research Papers re:

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) Feeding Tube 

2007 Patent – Method and apparatus for extending feeding tube longevity 

(NET 2011) Infections And Feeding Tubes*

(2012) Effect of a synbiotic on microbial community structure in a continuous culture model of the gastric microbiota in enteral nutrition patients

(2012) Polymicrobial Interactions: Impact on Pathogenesis and Human Disease

(2013) Microbial biofilms and gastrointestinal diseases

(2014) ESCMID∗ guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of biofilm infections 2014

(2016) Bacteria And Biofilm: Why Feeding Tubes Need A Closer Examination*

*Neonatal focus but includes adult study details