What causes As and Bs during gavage feeding? - page 2

by LRC_RN | 2,888 Views | 11 Comments

Hello all, I would greatly appreciate an explanation as to what causes Apneas/Bradys/Desats during gavage feeds? Thanks!!... Read More


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    Your ng doesn't always have to be a 5 fr. We use 6.5 many times so that we can vent our tubes after feeds, esp if the kid is on CPAP.
    twinkletoes53 likes this.
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    Also consider checking the placement of the tube with new measurements, especially if this is happening EVERY feed.


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