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Drug administration via a nasogastric tube

VOL: 97, ISSUE: 16, PAGE NO: 51 Emma Bryson, BA, RN, DipHE, is a staff nurse, X-ray department, Stirling Royal Infirmary The UKCC states in the Standards for the Administration of Medicines (1992) that a practitioner will examine the patient’s prescription in the interests of safety and that the dose, method, route and timing of administration relevant to the patient will be considered. 

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