What is Nasoduodenal feeding tube (ND-tube)?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Feeding Tube

Nasoduodenal (ND) feeding tube placement is a procedure in which an x-ray monitor is used to guide the placement of a soft feeding tube through the nose into the small bowel (duodenum). ND feeding tubes may be used for long-term enteral nutrition.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Nasoduodenal feeding tube (ND-tube)

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Nasoduodenal feeding tube (ND-tube)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Nasoduodenal feeding tube (ND-tube)

Duration

Currently using Nasoduodenal feeding tube (ND-tube)

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
1 - 6 months 6
6 months - 1 year 5

Stopped using Nasoduodenal feeding tube (ND-tube)

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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