Vital signs

Foley catheters

Nasogastric tubes

Endotracheal tubes

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NASOGASTRIC TUBES

Typical weights and  tube sizes for age: Nasogastric tubes

 Age

 Weight (kg)

NG-tube (Fr)
 0-6 months

 3.5-7

  8-10
 1 year

 10

 10
 2 years

 12

 10
 3 years

 14

 10-12
 5 years

 18

 12
 6 years

 21

 12
  8 years

 27

 14
 12 years

 varies

 14-16

 

 

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