Resources

  • References


    Avitsland TL, Kristensen C, Emblem R, et al. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in children: a safe technique with major symptom relief and high parental satisfaction.
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2006;43:624-628.


    Ljungdahl M, Sundbom M. Complication rate lower after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy than after surgical gastrostomy: a prospective, randomized trial.
    Surg Endos. 2006;20:1248-1251.


    Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG). American College of Gastroenterology website. Available at:
    http://www.gi.org/patients/gihealth/peg.asp.
    Accessed December 6, 2013.


    Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG).
    American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy website. Available at:
    http://www.asge.org/publications/publications.aspx?id=394&terms=gastrostomy. Accessed December 6, 2013.


    6/2/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Mills E, Eyawo O, Lockhart I, Kelly S, Wu P, Ebbert JO. Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Am J Med.
    2011;124(2):144-154.e8.

  • Resources

    American College of Gastroenterology

    http://gi.org

    American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

    http://www.asge.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Dietitians of Canada

    http://www.dietitians.ca