Balloon Assisted Gastrostomy (BAG)
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Balloon Assisted Gastrostomy (BAG)

This video details a medical procedure developed at Vanderbilt University by Peter R. Bream, Jr. This procedure allows a large bore (20 Fr) gastrostomy tube to be placed de novo using ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance. The novel technique uses a standard high pressure angioplasty balloon.

This video was uploaded to YouTube by Peter Bream.

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