Short term nasogastric versus oral feeding in hospitalised patients with advanced cirrhosis : A randomised trial

@inproceedings{Tai2011ShortTN,
  title={Short term nasogastric versus oral feeding in hospitalised patients with advanced cirrhosis : A randomised trial},
  author={Mei-Ling Sharon Tai and Hamizah Razlan and K L Goh and Siti Hawa Mohd Taib and Abdul Halim Mohd Huzaini and Sanjay Rampal and Sanjiv Mahadeva},
  year={2011}
}
Background & aims: The benefit of short term nasogastric (NG) feeding over oral supplementation in advanced cirrhosis remains uncertain. A randomized controlled trial (RCT) was designed to ascertain this information. Methods: A randomized trial of NG versus oral feeding was conducted in patients with decompensated liver cirrhosis. Nutritional parameters and… CONTINUE READING