PTA Question of the Week - Feeding tube


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You note in a patient's chart they are unable to take in an adequate supply of nutrients by mouth. Which of the following types of tubes are most commonly used for short-term feeding?

1. Gastrostomy

2. Nasogastric

3. Jejunostomy

4. Tracheostomy

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