Short Gut Syndrome Patient, Family & Professional Support Groups

Tube Feeding and Enteral Nutrition


Feeding Tube Basics | website | Avanos Medical website

What Is Enteral Nutrition | ASPEN article

Enteral Nutrition Resources | ASPEN webpage

Enterval vs. Parenteral Nutrition | Carewell article with video

Nutritional Feeding Strategies in Pediatric Intestinal Failure | NIH National Library of Medicine medical journal article

Tube Care and Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting | by Avanos website with videos

ENFit Transition

ENFit Transition: Are You Ready?: Oley Conference Presentation video | (slides)

Blenderized Diets

The Science Behind Blenderized Diets | Oley Conference Presentation video | (slides)

Blenderized enteral nutrition in pediatric short gut syndrome: Tolerance and clinical outcomes | ASPEN Nutrition in Clinical Practice medical journal article

Administering medications

Medicines and tube feeding formula | Oley Conference Presentation slides

Granulation Tissue

Tube Feeding Tips: Granulation Tissue Suggestions | Oley Foundation Website


Enteral Nutrition Shortages

Enteral Nutrition Product Shortages | ASPEN wepage

Reporting Medical Device Problems

Help Yourself and Others: Report Problems | Oley Foundation Website article

FDA MedWatch: Report serious drug side effects, product quality problems | FDA website

FDA Medical Device Reporting: report medical device failure, defective batches | FDA website

FDA Manufacturer and User Faulty Device Experience (MAUDE) Database: look up data about reported device failures | FDA website

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