(The Gist of Science Reporter) Fidmi Enteral Feeding Device [DECEMBER-2019]
(The Gist of Science Reporter) Fidmi
Enteral Feeding Device
Fidmi Enteral Feeding Device
ISRAEL based company Fidmi Medical has created a low profile Enteral Feeding
The device is mainly designed to overcome dislodgements and clogging
type of conditions.
The device has semi rigid internal bumper, flexible port and
disposable feeding tube.
The low profile gastrostomy system helps patients to
receive long-term nutritional support.
These are typically placed endoscopically
and need to be replaced every 3-6 months.
The device can be utilized for both
initial placement and replacement and have many more features which make
The device’s improved low-profile gastrostomy tube is
placed just like any standard Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) tube but
has an easily replaceable inner tube that can be changed by patients without the
need to re-enter the healthcare system for replacement procedures.