English translation: small bar attached to the part of the PET tube next to the skin to hold it in place
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23:35 Oct 29, 2007
English to English translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / surgery-PEG-aftercare
English term or phrase:bolster/T bar
It's a text about Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy. Within the aftercare instructions stands the following: "Dry around the PEG tube site and under the bolster/T bar after bathing".
Could someone describe what the bolster/T bar is?
Thank you in advance!