Case Number 3710
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Details of the Request

  1. The number of patients in your trust who required an nasogastric feeding tube during the past three years
     
  2. The number of patients in your trust who required a retaining or restraining device to secure a nasogastric feeding tube during the past three years
     
  3. The type of device used: nasal bullring, nasal bridle, Statlock nasal plaster, mittens, hand bandages, other?

 

Details of the Response

1. The number of patients in your trust who required a nasogastric feeding tube during the past three years

1402 between Apr 2011 and Mar 2014 (an additional 172 during 2014-15 year to date)

 

2. The number of patients in your trust who required a retaining or restraining device to secure a nasogastric feeding tube during the past three years

68 between Apr 2011 and Mar 2014 (an additional 14 during 2014-15 year to date)

 

3. The type of device used: nasal bullring, nasal bridle, Statlock nasal plaster, mittens, hand bandages, other?

Nasal bridles