Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy under conscious sedation in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is safe: an observational study

Denise Strijbos*, Jose Hofstede, Daniel Keszthelyi, Ad A. M. Masclee, Lennard P. L. Gilissen

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1303-1308
Number of pages6
JournalEuropean Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Volume29
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2017

Keywords

  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • complications
  • endoscopy
  • enteral feeding
  • gastrostomy
  • percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
  • MOTOR-NEURON DISEASE
  • TUBE PLACEMENT
  • SURGICAL GASTROSTOMY
  • PARENTERAL-NUTRITION
  • ENTERAL NUTRITION
  • ALS PATIENTS
  • SURVIVAL
  • COMPLICATIONS
  • MANAGEMENT
  • INSERTION

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