Guidelines for enteral feeding in adult hospital patients . Giving enteral feed into the stomach rather than the small intestine permits the use of hypertonic feeds.
Summary. This guideline will provide guidance on the use of Enteral Feeding in the Trust. It has been written to ensure enteral feeding is delivered in a safe.
WRHA Adult Enteral Nutrition Manual iii. TABLE OF CONTENTS Con't. Page. 9. Algorithm for Enteral Feeding Administration.
The use of enteral feeding tubes, such as nasogastric and gastrostomy tubes, to support a patient's nutritional intake is generally considered to.