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Carbon dioxide detection for testing nasogastric tube placement in adults

  1. Agi Holland1,*,
  2. Fiona Smith1,
  3. Kay Penny2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Upper Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Diseases Group

Published Online: 9 OCT 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010773


How to Cite

Holland A, Smith F, Penny K. Carbon dioxide detection for testing nasogastric tube placement in adults (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD010773. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010773.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Health, Life & Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK

  2. 2

    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Management, Edinburgh, UK

*Agi Holland, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Care, Faculty of Health, Life & Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Sighthill Campus, Sighthill Court, Edinburgh, EH11 4BN, UK. a.holland@napier.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 9 OCT 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To determine the diagnostic accuracy of capnometry and capnography for detecting correct NGT placement in adults compared to the reference standard.