The Full Wiki

More info on Feeding tube

Feeding tube: Quiz


Question 1: ________ for tube feeding against an individual's will or as torture
Guantanamo Bay detention campForce-feedingEmmeline PankhurstEgypt

Question 2: A gastric feeding tube (or "G-tube," or "button") is a tube inserted through a small incision in the abdomen into the ________ and is used for long-term enteral nutrition.
Colon (anatomy)Vermiform appendixSmall intestineStomach

Question 3: The G-tube is useful where there is difficulty with swallowing because of neurologic or anatomic disorders (stroke, ________, tracheoesophageal fistula), and to avoid the risk of aspiration pneumonia.
Schatzki ringEsophageal atresiaImperforate anusHiatus hernia

Question 4: The most common type is the ________ (PEG) tube.
ICD-9-CM Volume 3Human gastrointestinal tractHartmann's operationPercutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy

Question 5: It is also used when patients are malnourished and cannot take enough food by mouth to maintain their weight, such as with ________ and short bowel syndrome.
Friedreich's ataxiaLeigh's diseaseKearns-Sayre syndromeMitochondrial disease


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address