Use Of A Noninvasive Electromagnetic Device To Place Transpyloric Feeding Tubes In Critically Ill Children
Andrea M. Kline, Lauren Sorce, Christine Sullivan, Joyce Weishaar, and David M. Steinhorn
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Examine how transpyloric feeding tubes are currently placed in critically ill children.
  • Identify the advantages and disadvantages of placing transpyloric feeding tubes in critically ill children by either a blind insertion method or use of a noninvasive electromagnetic device.
  • Describe how a noninvasive electromagnetic device is used in placing transpyloric feeding tubes.

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: A112006
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 11/1/2015

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Use Of A Noninvasive Electromagnetic Device To Place Transpyloric Feeding Tubes In Critically Ill Children

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