Modality: X-ray

- “ The correct positioning and identification of a nasogastric tube is an essential skill for all junior clinicians. The tube should lie in a subdia...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Nasogastric tube positioning - “ Assessment of nasogastric (NG) tube positioning is a key competency of all doctors as unidentified malpositioning may have dire consequences, incl...”
  • NG tube position on chest x-ray (summary) - “ Chest x-ray NG tube (nasogastric tube) position should be assessed following initial placement and on subsequent radiographs. Reference article ...”
  • Chest x-ray: initial review (summary) - “ Chest x-ray review is a key competency for medical students, junior doctors and other allied health professionals. Using A, B, C, D, E is a helpfu...”

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