Home Enteral Nutrition: Towards a Standard of Care
AbstractThe purpose of this overview is to make the case for the establishment and publication of standards for home enteral nutrition (HEN) therapy in adult patients who require a long-term alternative to oral feeding. Overviews can provide a broad and often comprehensive summation of a topic area and, as such, have value for those coming to a subject for the first time. It will provide a broad summation, background and rationale, review specific considerations unique to HEN (tubes, products and supplies) and we describe a recent audit of seven HEN programs which highlights tube and process related challenges. Based on the overview of the literature and our experience with the audit we propose a way forward for best home enteral nutrition care. View Full-Text
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Gramlich, L.; Hurt, R.T.; Jin, J.; Mundi, M.S. Home Enteral Nutrition: Towards a Standard of Care. Nutrients 2018, 10, 1020.
Gramlich L, Hurt RT, Jin J, Mundi MS. Home Enteral Nutrition: Towards a Standard of Care. Nutrients. 2018; 10(8):1020.Chicago/Turabian Style
Gramlich, Leah; Hurt, Ryan T.; Jin, Jennifer; Mundi, Manpreet S. 2018. "Home Enteral Nutrition: Towards a Standard of Care." Nutrients 10, no. 8: 1020.
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