Which of these patients would a nurse determine is at least risk for aspiration?
a 45-year old male who has had significant facial trauma
a 25-year-old intoxicated male with an altered level of consciousness
a 35-year-old female who is receiving enteral feedings through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube
a 15-year-old with vomiting from a gastrointestinal illness
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