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[Evaluation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and results].
Ulus Travma Derg. 2002 Jan; 8(1):26-8.UT

Abstract

BACKGROUND

The aim of this study is evaluate the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) and its complications in order to provide enteral nutrition support for a long time period.

METHODS

PEG tube was applied to 15 patients aged between 18-95 years, who could not feed orally prophylactic antibiotic didn't use to any patient. After 8 hours hungry PEG was applied by using pull technique and the results were evaluated prospectively.

RESULTS

PEG was successfully done in 14 patients. Gastric juice drainage at the sides of the tube were seen in two patients, and PEG was pulled out in one of them.

CONCLUSIONS

PEG is the route of choice for a long lived enteral nutrition, because, it can be applied without general anesthesia, easy to apply, patients can start feeding in a short time period, need shorter hospital stay, can be changed easily, cost effective and has a low rate of mortality and morbidity.

Authors+Show Affiliations

SSK Vakif Gureba Eğitim Hastanesi II. Cerrahi Kliniği.No affiliation info availableNo affiliation info availableNo affiliation info availableNo affiliation info available

Pub Type(s)

Evaluation Study
Journal Article

Language

tur

PubMed ID

11881305

Citation

Eryilmaz, Mehmet Ali, et al. "[Evaluation of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Results]." Ulusal Travma Dergisi = Turkish Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery : TJTES, vol. 8, no. 1, 2002, pp. 26-8.
Eryilmaz MA, Erden V, Memmi N, et al. [Evaluation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and results]. Ulus Travma Derg. 2002;8(1):26-8.
Eryilmaz, M. A., Erden, V., Memmi, N., Başaranoğlu, G., & Celebi, F. (2002). [Evaluation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and results]. Ulusal Travma Dergisi = Turkish Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery : TJTES, 8(1), 26-8.
Eryilmaz MA, et al. [Evaluation of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Results]. Ulus Travma Derg. 2002;8(1):26-8. PubMed PMID: 11881305.
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TY - JOUR T1 - [Evaluation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and results]. AU - Eryilmaz,Mehmet Ali, AU - Erden,Veysel, AU - Memmi,Naim, AU - Başaranoğlu,Gökçen, AU - Celebi,Fatih, PY - 2002/3/8/pubmed PY - 2002/6/21/medline PY - 2002/3/8/entrez SP - 26 EP - 8 JF - Ulusal travma dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES JO - Ulus Travma Derg VL - 8 IS - 1 N2 - BACKGROUND: The aim of this study is evaluate the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) and its complications in order to provide enteral nutrition support for a long time period. METHODS: PEG tube was applied to 15 patients aged between 18-95 years, who could not feed orally prophylactic antibiotic didn't use to any patient. After 8 hours hungry PEG was applied by using pull technique and the results were evaluated prospectively. RESULTS: PEG was successfully done in 14 patients. Gastric juice drainage at the sides of the tube were seen in two patients, and PEG was pulled out in one of them. CONCLUSIONS: PEG is the route of choice for a long lived enteral nutrition, because, it can be applied without general anesthesia, easy to apply, patients can start feeding in a short time period, need shorter hospital stay, can be changed easily, cost effective and has a low rate of mortality and morbidity. SN - 1300-6738 UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/citation/11881305/[Evaluation_of_percutaneous_endoscopic_gastrostomy_and_results]_ DB - PRIME DP - Unbound Medicine ER -