FDA Warns Doctors of Collapsed Lungs and Deaths Possibly Linked to Feeding Tube Placement Devices
By Zachary Brennan -
Published 11 January 2018
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday sent a letter to health care providers to provide information about reports of pneumothorax events, or collapsed lungs, and deaths associated with feeding tube placement procedures using some enteral access systems (EAS).
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Tags: feeding tubes, EAS, collapsed lung