If the patient chokes or coughs when you are inserting the nasogastric tube, you
When intubating the patient, how far do you insert the tube? Insert the tube
List three ways to check for correct placement of the nasogastric tube.
When you are removing the nasogastric tube, pull the tube out of the nostril
____________________, using a slow, gradual, and continuous motion.
Be sure to put contaminated waste such as used adhesive strips ____________
When you have finished removing the nasogastric tube from the patient, remove
the gloves you are wearing and ______________________________________.
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