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ng tube steps

  1. 0 can someone please tell me the correct steps to ng fedding ...

    which comes first....

    1. check ph
    2. check residue
    3. irrigate ???

    i am confused
  2. 2 Comments so far...

  3. Visit  jpinay28 profile page
    1. check residual before feeding or giving medication
    2. check pH (before the instillation of any substance through the tube)
    3. irrigation..

    (Saunders: 5th edition pg 237)
  4. Visit  dixya profile page
    thanx for the reply .... but saunders was exactly what got me confused ... it says check ph before instillation of anything ... so irrigation is also instillation right !!