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Knowledge of staff members of residential care facilities for individuals with intellectual disability on medication administration via enteral feeding tube.

Authors
  • Joos, E1
  • Mehuys, E2
  • Van Bocxlaer, J3
  • Remon, J P2
  • Van Winckel, M4
  • Boussery, K2
  • 1 Pharmaceutical Care Unit, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium. [email protected] , (Belgium)
  • 2 Pharmaceutical Care Unit, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium. , (Belgium)
  • 3 Laboratory for Medical Biochemistry and Clinical Analysis, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium. , (Belgium)
  • 4 Department of Paediatrics, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium. , (Belgium)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of intellectual disability research : JIDR
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2016
Volume
60
Issue
11
Pages
1066–1072
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/jir.12263
PMID: 26939804
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

This study identified a substantial lack of knowledge of guidelines for drug administration through EFT among staff of RCFs for people with ID. Our findings call for tailored educational programmes in order to increase knowledge on this subject.

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