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Castang and Novartis Foundation Conference on Undernutrition in Children with Cerebral Palsy: Survey of participants about decision-making for enteral (gastrostomy) feeding

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Purpose. Undernutrition is a prevalent and serious problem in children with cerebral palsy (CP) who have severe cognitive and motor impairment. Decision-making concerning the initiation of enteral (gastrostomy) feeding is complex, for many reasons. The Castang and Novartis Foundations convened a meeting to present research pertinent to the management of undernutrition in children with CP. The meeting was held in London on 5 and 6 February 2004. Methods. Twenty-five participants representing t...

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10.1080/13590840601016445

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Journal:
Journal of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine
Volume:
16
Issue:
1
Pages:
75-81
Publication date:
2007-02-05
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EISSN:
1364-6907
ISSN:
1359-0847
URN:
uuid:a9969d98-9200-47aa-8bb2-b78fd3d5dd06
Source identifiers:
191171
Local pid:
pubs:191171
Language:
English
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