Quiz: Tube Feeding
Question 1 of 2  

Tube feeding involves placing a plastic tube, usually inserted through the nose or through the skin into the stomach or intestine. Tube feeding may be used to feed people whose digestive tract is functioning normally but who cannot eat enough to meet their nutritional needs. Which of the following is a correct statement about tube feeding?

  • A.

    Typically, a relatively large amount of food is given several times a day.

  • B.

    The same formula is always used.

  • C.

    Immediately after receiving a tube feeding, people should lie down.

  • D.

    Complications due to tube feeding are rare.

Am I correct?