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To prevent a common complication of continuous enteral tube feedings, a nurse should

limit the time the formula hangs to 4 hours

A nurse inserting a nasogastric tube asks the pt to flex her head toward her check after the tube passes through the nasopharynx. The action facilitates

closing the glottis

To prevent aspiration

place the pt in fowlers position

NG tube feedings are an appropriate choice for a pt who

is post op following laryngectomy

Which of the following formulas is appropriate to administer to a pt who has a dysfunctional GI tract?


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