Table 4

Contacts regarding questions or problems concerning the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) among 104 patients who responded to a study specific questionnaire 2 months after insertion
Who do you contact with questions or problems concerning your PEG? Total (n=104) Male (n=67) Female (n=37)
Number*
PEG outpatient clinic 83 56 27
Home care team 15 8 7
Dietician 13 8 5
Primary care 9 6 3
Care staff at my nursing home 3 2 1
Other 2 1 1
Do not know 1 1 0

*Patients can choose more than one answer.

Martin et al.

Martin et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2012 12:126   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-12-126

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