Enteral Connectors: Improving Quality and Safety
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Ruba Abdelhadi, MD
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All syringes and tubings used for enteral feeding and medication admission are changing this year.
This change will impact ALL families and clinicians caring for children with feeding tubes.
This change will prevent accidental connections to IV catheters.
The following changes will occur: the end piece of the feeding tubes where the feeding bag tubing connects, the feeding bag pointed end and the syringes used to put medicines in the tubes.
Ruba Abdelhadi, MD is here to discuss all the changes and what it means to your family.
Smith, Michael and Abdelhadi, Ruba A., "Enteral Connectors: Improving Quality and Safety" (2015). Transformational Pediatrics Podcast. 2.