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Intubation, Gastrointestinal

Known as: Gastrointestinal Intubations, Gastrointestinal Intubation, gastrointestinal tube insertion 
The insertion of a tube into the stomach, intestines, or other portion of the gastrointestinal tract to allow for the passage of food products, etc.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
To examine survival with and without a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) feeding tube using rigorous methods to account… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVES: To examine family member's perceptions of decision‐making and outcomes of feeding tubes. 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Tube-feeding is of questionable benefit for nursing home residents with advanced dementia. Approximately two-thirds of US… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
1. Gordon C, Langton-Hewer R, Wade DT. Dysphagia in acute stroke. Br Med J 1987; 295: 411–4. 2. Rowat A, Wardlaw J, Dennis M… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To compare the costs associated with caring for severely demented residents nursing homes with and without feeding… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BackgroundIn order to determine the type and incidence of pulmonary complications associated with the placement of narrow-bore… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We prospectively evaluated 71 nasoenteral feeding tube insertions in critically ill patients and found a 4% incidence of… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Feedback regulation of pancreatic enzyme secretion occurs in rats. Whether such a system exists in man remains unsettled and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The effect of a gastrointestinal tube on the passage of a radiolabeled solid meal through the stomach and small intestine was… Expand
Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
As early as 1790 John Hunter of London reported the use of a stomach tube for the purpose of feeding a patient with paralysis of… Expand