TABLE 4

Procedural Complications Per 1000 Procedures Per Year, Unmatched Cohort

GJ Tube First (n = 163)Fundo First (n = 1178)P
Early complications (≤30 d)
 Wound infection/dehiscence6.17.60.99
 Bleeding00.80.99
 Peritonitis02.50.99
Late complications (>30 d)
 Peritonitis6.15.1.60
Gastrostomy complications
 Persistent vomiting24.55.9.04
 Gastrostomy complication, unspecified or other116.687.4.23
 Infection of gastrostomy66.528.9.01
 Mechanical complication of gastrostomy190.2109.5<.01
  • Fundo, fundoplication.