[Ref 20] undergoing a sedated endoscopic procedure have been required to fast for a minimum of 8 h. ... It can also lead to dehydration in very young infants and hypoglycemic events in children with underlying metabolic disorders. ... Pediatric gastroenterologists have long recognized that these protocols fail miserably in most children due to the poor taste and ... for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy have published guidelines for antibiotic prophylaxis prior to endoscopic procedures [ 26].
|Title||:||Advanced Digestive Endoscopy|
|Author||:||Peter B. Cotton|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2009-01-26|