G-tube Notebook videos

Welcome to the video page. These videos help with how to take care of your child's feeding tube. If you were not able to attend the G-tube class, watch the videos within GT CLASS section.

Introduction to feeding tubes

A. Understanding feeding tubes

 

G-tube class (unable to attend class or need a refresher)

A. What to expect after getting a feeding tube

 

B. Cleaning, dressings, and securing the tube

  1. Button type of tube
     
  2. PEG tube
     
  3. Pezzer tube
     

C. Giving medicines through a feeding tube

 

D. Feeding through a tube

 

E. Venting a G-tube

 

F. How to clean the supplies

 

G. Common problems

 

  1. How to change a broken Y adapter on a PEG tube
     

Care of a GJ-tube

A. Why do children need GJ-tubes

 

B. Cleaning the site

 

C. Securing the tube

 

D. Feedings through the GJ-tube

 

E. Giving medicines through a GJ-tube

 

F. What to do with the G-port

 

G. Flushing

 

H. Scheduled tube changes

 

I. What do you do if the tube is clogged?

 

J. What if the GJ-tube is not in the right place?

 

K. What do you do if the GJ-tube falls out?

 

L. How to place a spare G-tube when the GJ-tube falls out

 

How to change a G-tube or J-tube