Sterile water to flush feeding tubes? - page 2
Why do we use sterile water to flush feeding tubes such as the j-tube? What happens if we use normal saline instead? I understand that sterile water is hypotonic and fluid will shift into the cells.... Read More
Feb 17Occupation: CV Clinical Specialist Specialty: 30+ year(s) of experience ; From: FL, US ; Joined: Dec '00; Posts: 2https://med.virginia.edu/ginutrition...tober-16-2.pdf
Here's a well written article on the subject.