Moral(e) Issues Associated With Tube-Feeding of Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2001 April; 49(4): S11
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Clinical and Organizational Factors Associated With Feeding Tube Use Among Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Cognitive Impairment Mitchell, Susan L.; Teno, Joan M.; Roy, Jason; Kabumoto, Glen; Mor, Vincent (2003-07-02)CONTEXT: Empiric data and expert opinion suggest that use of feeding tubes is not beneficial for older persons with advanced dementia. Previous research has shown a 10-fold variation in this practice across the United ...