The most common diagnoses related to tube dependency

Many underlying diseases, birth defects or complications can make temporary or permanent tube feeding necessary. Here you will find a list of the most important basic diagnoses of children whom we have successfully helped with Netcoaching in the past. Some diagnoses are summarized, so please don´t hesitate if you have questions to a specific disease.

Success Rate

Success-Rate

Underlying Diagnoses

Group of diagnoses   Programme Netcoaching (%)
Complicated prematurity /birth complications n 38 (22.5)
Congenital malformation of the heart ** n 32 (18.9)
Congenital metabolic disease n 3 (1.8)
Malformation / disease of the GIT n 35 (20.7)
Genetic syndromes /chromosomal abnormalities** n 21 (12.4)
Psychiatric disease of child or parents/ non-organic FTT

n 14 (8.3)
Neurological conditions n 13 (7.7)
Malformation / disease of the respiratory tract n 8 (4.7)
Oncology and hematology n 2 (1.2)
Renal problems n 3 (1.8)
TOTAL n 169 (100)

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What doctors say

A cooperation with the local medical team allows a well-coordinated monitoring of the child’s general health condition, as well as his therapy sessions and the whole weaning process.

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Our programs are designed to fit your family’s needs.

Eating Schools

Eating Schools

Interact in-person with our medical team and other families in a 2-week intensive course that teaches children with or without a feeding tube to improve their eating skills.

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Netcoaching

Netcoaching

Receive personal coaching from the leading tube weaning experts who will help you teach your child to eat without a feeding tube right from the comfort of your home.

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Play Picnics

Play Picnics

If your child suffers from eating difficulties, picky eating or tube dependency, a play picnic might be the best “next step” for you to get familiar with our method.

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Our team here at NoTube

NoTube TEAM

We are focused on teaching children learn how to eat whether they are suffering from tube dependency or other early eating behavior disorders. Our highly-specialized team is comprised of the most senior experts in tube weaning and early eating disorders with more than 30 years of clinical experience. Members of our team are based around the world enabling us to wean children off the feeding tube beyond language barriers.

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