Comparison of blue dye visualization and glucose oxidase test strip methods for detecting pulmonary aspiration of enteral feedings in intubated adults.

@article{Potts1993ComparisonOB,
  title={Comparison of blue dye visualization and glucose oxidase test strip methods for detecting pulmonary aspiration of enteral feedings in intubated adults.},
  author={Randolph G Potts and Michael H. Zaroukian and Paula A Guerrero and Claude D. Baker},
  journal={Chest},
  year={1993},
  volume={103 1},
  pages={117-21}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To compare the relative utility of blue dye visualization with a glucose oxidase test strip method for detecting aspiration of enteral feedings. DESIGN Tracheally intubated adults were prospectively monitored for aspiration of enteral feedings. SETTING Intensive care units of two community hospitals in Michigan. INTERVENTIONS None. PATIENTS The experimental group consisted of 15 patients receiving enteral feedings. The control group included 14 patients not enterally fed… CONTINUE READING

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