Intervention Review

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy versus nasogastric tube feeding for adults with swallowing disturbances

  1. Claudio AR Gomes Jr1,*,
  2. Suzana AS Lustosa2,
  3. Delcio Matos1,
  4. Régis B Andriolo3,
  5. Daniel R Waisberg4,
  6. Jaques Waisberg5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Upper Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Diseases Group

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008096.pub3

How to Cite

Gomes Jr CAR, Lustosa SAS, Matos D, Andriolo RB, Waisberg DR, Waisberg J. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy versus nasogastric tube feeding for adults with swallowing disturbances. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD008096. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008096.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    UNIFESP - Escola Paulista de Medicina, Gastroenterological Surgery, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

  2. 2

    Hospital Municipal Dr. Munir Rafful, Extension, Research, Teaching Unit - UEPE, Volta Redonda, RJ, Sao Paolo, Brazil

  3. 3

    Universidade do Estado do Pará, Department of Public Health, Belém, Pará, Brazil

  4. 4

    Universidade de São Paulo, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil

  5. 5

    Faculdade de Medicina do ABC, Santo Andre, Sao Paulo, Brazil

*Claudio AR Gomes Jr, Gastroenterological Surgery, UNIFESP - Escola Paulista de Medicina, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 14 MAR 2012


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