Nasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problemsNNasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problemsNasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problemsEnglishGastrointestinalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Nose;Esophagus;StomachEsophagus;StomachNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2017-06-08T04:00:00ZCeline Menezes, RN, MSN;Karen Breen-Reid, RN, MN4.0000000000000082.0000000000000468.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ProcedureHealth A-Z<p>Learn how to treat common problems with your child's nasogastric (NG) tube feeding. </p><p>Learn about some of the common problems with nasogastric (NG) tube feeding, why they happen, how to treat them and how to prevent them.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul> <li>Problems that occur when putting in the NG tube include choking, coughing, trouble breathing and turning pale.</li> <li>Problems that occur during feeding can include vomiting and stomach bloating.</li> <li>Sometimes the NG tube may have moved and the mark you made on it is no longer at the nostril.</li> <li>Your child has diarrhea that could be due to the speed of the feeds or a stomach infection.</li> <li>Sometimes the tape on your child's face is irritates their skin.</li> </ul><p>The following table outlines some of these problems that you may encounter while feeding your child using their nasogastric (NG) tube.</p> <table class="akh-table"> <thead> <tr><th>Problem</th><th>May be due to</th><th>How to treat</th><th>How to prevent</th></tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td>Your child chokes, coughs, has trouble breathing, or turns pale while you are putting in the NG tube.</td> <td>NG tube</td> <td><ul><li>Immediately remove the tube.</li><li>Let your child or infant relax and recover.</li><li>Remeasure the tube length.</li><li>Try to insert again, following the steps.</li><li>If your child does not recover, call their doctor or 9-1-1 right away.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Measure the length and mark it on the tube.</li><li>Insert the tube gently and smoothly.</li><li>Encourage your child to swallow while the NG tube is going down.</li><li>Give your infant a soother to suck while you are putting in the tube.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Your child vomits or stomach is bloated during the feeding.</td> <td>Too much formula in the tube or air in the stomach.</td> <td><ul><li>Stop the feed for 10 to 15 minutes and start again more slowly.</li><li>If your child still has problems, call your dietitian or doctor.</li><li>Vent the NG tube.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Run the feed at the rate to give the feed as instructed.</li><li>Make sure you are giving the correct amount.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>The mark you made on the tube is no longer at the nostril.</td> <td>The tube may have moved too far in or out of your child.</td> <td><ul><li>If you cannot see the mark on the tube then pull back the tube and re-tape.</li><li>Check the tube placement.</li><li>If the mark is farther away from the child, then remove the tube, re-measure and put it in again.</li><li>Secure it well with tape.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Make sure the tube is taped securely so it will not move.</li><li>Place the outside of the tube into the child’s shirt to prevent pulling.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Your child has diarrhea.</td> <td><ul><li>The feeds maybe going too fast.</li><li>Your child may have a stomach infection.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Talk to your child’s doctor about treatment.</li><li>Throw away equipment and start with new equipment. </li><li>Wash your hands well before and after handling the equipment.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Make sure the feeds run as instructed.</li><li>Make sure the formula is prepared in a clean way and the equipment cleaned well after every use.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>The skin on your child’s face is irritated by the tape.</td> <td><ul><li>Too much tape.</li><li>Sweating, drooling that gets the tape wet.</li><li>Sensitivity to tape.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Talk to your doctor or nurse about other kinds of tapes that may help.</li><li>Secure tape to different locations on the face to allow skin to recover.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Use only enough tape to keep the tube in place.</li><li>Use only hypoallergenic tape.</li><li>Keep your child’s skin clean with mild soap and water and dry well before putting on tape.</li><li>Replace wet or dirty tape right away.</li></ul></td> </tr> </tbody> </table><p>For more information, please see <a href="/Article?contentid=984&language=English">Nasogastric (NG) tube: How to insert your child's NG tube</a> and <a href="/Article?contentid=2457&language=English">Nasogastric (NG) tube: Feeding your child</a>.</p>
Alimentation par sonde nasogastrique (NG) : problèmes courantsAAlimentation par sonde nasogastrique (NG) : problèmes courantsNasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problemsFrenchGastrointestinalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Nose;Esophagus;StomachEsophagus;StomachNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2017-06-08T04:00:00ZCeline Menezes, RN, MSN;Karen Breen-Reid, RN, MN4.0000000000000082.0000000000000468.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ProcedureHealth A-Z<p>Apprendre à résoudre les problèmes courants dans l'alimentation de votre enfant par sonde nasogastrique (NG). </p><p>Découvrez quels sont les problèmes courants qui peuvent survenir lors de l’alimentation par sonde nasogastrique (NG), pourquoi ils se produisent, et comment les traiter et les prévenir.<br></p><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul><li>Parmi les problèmes susceptibles de survenir pendant l’insertion d’une sonde nasogastrique (NG), citons l’étouffement, la toux, de la difficulté à respirer ou une pâleur soudaine.</li><li>Parmi les problèmes qui peuvent survenir pendant l’alimentation par sonde gastrique, mentionnons des vomissements et des ballonnements. </li><li>Parfois, la sonde nasogastrique bouge et la marque que vous y avez inscrite n’est plus au niveau des narines. </li><li>Votre enfant a une diarrhée qui pourrait être causée par la fréquence des séances d’alimentation ou à une infection de l’estomac. </li><li>Le ruban adhésif sur le visage de votre enfant peut parfois irriter sa peau. </li></ul><p>Le tableau suivant donne un aperçu des problèmes courants qui peuvent surgir lors de <a href="/Fr/HealthAZ/TestsAndTreatments/HomeHealthCare/Pages/Nasogastric-NG-Tube-Feeding-Your-Child.aspx">l'alimentation de votre enfant</a> à l'aide d'une sonde nasogastrique (NG). </p><table class="akh-table"><thead><tr><th>Problème</th><th> Causes possibles</th><th>Comment y remédier</th><th>Mesures préventives</th></tr></thead><tbody><tr><td>L'enfant s'étouffe, tousse, a des problèmes à respirer, ou devient pâle pendant que vous insérez la sonde NG.</td><td>Sonde NG</td><td><ul><li>Retirez immédiatement la sonde. </li> Laissez votre enfant se reposer et récupérer. Mesurez à nouveau la longueur de la sonde. <li> Essayez d’insérer la sonde de nouveau, selon les étapes indiquées. </li><li> Si l'enfant ne se remet pas, appelez immédiatement un médecin ou le 911.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Mesurez la longueur de la sonde et faites une marque sur celle-ci.</li><li>Insérez la sonde doucement et sans à coups.</li><li>Encouragez l'enfant à avaler pendant que la sonde NG descend.</li><li>Donnez une tétine à mâcher à votre nourrisson pendant l'insertion de la sonde.</li></ul></td></tr><tr><td>L'enfant vomit ou l'estomac est gonflé pendant la séance d'alimentation.</td><td>Une trop grande quantité de préparation pour nourrissons dans la sonde ou de l’air dans l’estomac.</td><td><ul><li>Arrêtez l'alimentation pendant 10 à 15 minutes et recommencez plus lentement.</li><li>Si l'enfant continue d’avoir des problèmes, appelez le diététicien ou le médecin.<br></li><li>Ventilez la sonde nasogastrique.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Faites passer la préparation à la vitesse d'administration qui vous a été indiquée.</li><li>Assurez-vous de donner la bonne quantité.</li></ul></td></tr><tr><td>La marque faite sur la sonde n'est plus au niveau de la narine.</td><td>La sonde s’est trop déplacée vers l’intérieur ou est en partie ressortie vers l’extérieur.</td><td><ul><li>Si vous ne pouvez voir la marque sur la sonde, la tirez et la remettre en place avec l'adhésif.</li><li>Vérifiez le placement de la sonde.<br></li><li>Si la marque s'est éloignée davantage par rapport au nez de l'enfant, retirez la sonde, reprenez les mesures et insérez la sonde de nouveau.</li><li>Fixez-la bien avec du ruban adhésif.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Assurez-vous que la sonde est bien fixée et ne bougera pas.</li><li>Placez la longueur de sonde qui est à l'air libre dans la chemise de l'enfant pour qu'elle ne soit pas arrachée.</li></ul></td></tr><tr><td>L'enfant a la diarrhée.</td><td><ul><li>La préparation descend trop vite.</li><li>L’enfant peut avoir une infection abdominale.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Discutez du traitement de votre enfant avec le médecin.</li><li>Jetez l'équipement et recommencez avec un nouvel équipement. </li><li>Lavez-vous bien les mains avant et après avoir manipulé l'équipement.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Assurez-vous de faire passer la préparation comme indiqué.</li><li>Assurez-vous que la préparation est apprêtée de manière hygiénique et que l'équipement est bien nettoyé après chaque utilisation.</li></ul></td></tr><tr><td>La peau du visage est irritée par le sparadrap.</td><td><ul><li>Trop de ruban adhésif.</li><li>Transpiration ou bave qui humidifie le ruban adhésif.</li><li>Sensibilité au ruban adhésif.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Demandez conseil au médecin ou au personnel infirmier sur l'utilisation d'autres rubans adhésifs.</li><li>Fixez le ruban adhésif à un autre endroit sur le visage pour laisser la peau guérir.</li></ul></td><td><ul><li>Utilisez seulement la longueur de ruban adhésif nécessaire pour faire tenir la sonde en place.</li><li>N'utilisez que du ruban hypoallergènique.</li><li>Nettoyez la peau avec un savon doux et de l'eau et bien sécher avant de coller le ruban adhésif sur le visage.</li><li>Remplacez immédiatement le ruban sale ou humide.</li></ul></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Pour de plus amples informations, consultez <a href="https://akhpub.aboutkidshealth.ca/Article?contentid=984&language=French">Sonde nasogastrique (NG) : Comment mettre en place une sonde NG chez un enfant</a> and <a href="/Article?contentid=2457&language=French">Sonde nasogastrique (NG) : Alimenter votre enfant</a>.<br></p>

 

 

Nasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problems2456.00000000000Nasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problemsNasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problemsNEnglishGastrointestinalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Nose;Esophagus;StomachEsophagus;StomachNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2017-06-08T04:00:00ZCeline Menezes, RN, MSN;Karen Breen-Reid, RN, MN4.0000000000000082.0000000000000468.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ProcedureHealth A-Z<p>Learn how to treat common problems with your child's nasogastric (NG) tube feeding. </p><p>Learn about some of the common problems with nasogastric (NG) tube feeding, why they happen, how to treat them and how to prevent them.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul> <li>Problems that occur when putting in the NG tube include choking, coughing, trouble breathing and turning pale.</li> <li>Problems that occur during feeding can include vomiting and stomach bloating.</li> <li>Sometimes the NG tube may have moved and the mark you made on it is no longer at the nostril.</li> <li>Your child has diarrhea that could be due to the speed of the feeds or a stomach infection.</li> <li>Sometimes the tape on your child's face is irritates their skin.</li> </ul><p>The following table outlines some of these problems that you may encounter while feeding your child using their nasogastric (NG) tube.</p> <table class="akh-table"> <thead> <tr><th>Problem</th><th>May be due to</th><th>How to treat</th><th>How to prevent</th></tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td>Your child chokes, coughs, has trouble breathing, or turns pale while you are putting in the NG tube.</td> <td>NG tube</td> <td><ul><li>Immediately remove the tube.</li><li>Let your child or infant relax and recover.</li><li>Remeasure the tube length.</li><li>Try to insert again, following the steps.</li><li>If your child does not recover, call their doctor or 9-1-1 right away.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Measure the length and mark it on the tube.</li><li>Insert the tube gently and smoothly.</li><li>Encourage your child to swallow while the NG tube is going down.</li><li>Give your infant a soother to suck while you are putting in the tube.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Your child vomits or stomach is bloated during the feeding.</td> <td>Too much formula in the tube or air in the stomach.</td> <td><ul><li>Stop the feed for 10 to 15 minutes and start again more slowly.</li><li>If your child still has problems, call your dietitian or doctor.</li><li>Vent the NG tube.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Run the feed at the rate to give the feed as instructed.</li><li>Make sure you are giving the correct amount.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>The mark you made on the tube is no longer at the nostril.</td> <td>The tube may have moved too far in or out of your child.</td> <td><ul><li>If you cannot see the mark on the tube then pull back the tube and re-tape.</li><li>Check the tube placement.</li><li>If the mark is farther away from the child, then remove the tube, re-measure and put it in again.</li><li>Secure it well with tape.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Make sure the tube is taped securely so it will not move.</li><li>Place the outside of the tube into the child’s shirt to prevent pulling.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Your child has diarrhea.</td> <td><ul><li>The feeds maybe going too fast.</li><li>Your child may have a stomach infection.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Talk to your child’s doctor about treatment.</li><li>Throw away equipment and start with new equipment. </li><li>Wash your hands well before and after handling the equipment.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Make sure the feeds run as instructed.</li><li>Make sure the formula is prepared in a clean way and the equipment cleaned well after every use.</li></ul></td> </tr> <tr> <td>The skin on your child’s face is irritated by the tape.</td> <td><ul><li>Too much tape.</li><li>Sweating, drooling that gets the tape wet.</li><li>Sensitivity to tape.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Talk to your doctor or nurse about other kinds of tapes that may help.</li><li>Secure tape to different locations on the face to allow skin to recover.</li></ul></td> <td><ul><li>Use only enough tape to keep the tube in place.</li><li>Use only hypoallergenic tape.</li><li>Keep your child’s skin clean with mild soap and water and dry well before putting on tape.</li><li>Replace wet or dirty tape right away.</li></ul></td> </tr> </tbody> </table><p>For more information, please see <a href="/Article?contentid=984&language=English">Nasogastric (NG) tube: How to insert your child's NG tube</a> and <a href="/Article?contentid=2457&language=English">Nasogastric (NG) tube: Feeding your child</a>.</p>Nasogastric (NG) tube feeding: Common problems

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