Difficulties with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): a practical guide for the endoscopist.
AffiliationCork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland. Seamus.email@example.com
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CitationDifficulties with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): a practical guide for the endoscopist. 2013, 182 (1):25-8 Ir J Med Sci
JournalIrish journal of medical science
AbstractPercutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is a widely used and effective means of providing long-term nutrition in patients with inadequate oral intake. The demand for this intervention has risen steadily since the early 1990s. Endoscopists who perform PEG insertion have become increasingly concerned about inappropriate use of this intervention.
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