Literature Review Comparing Laparoscopic and Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomies in a Pediatric Population
A summary of the reports found in the literature describing complications after minimally invasive gastrostomy in children using two different techniques, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) or Video-Assisted Gastrostomy (VAG) or laparoscopic gastrostomy.
Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy PEG
Video-Assisted Gastrostomy VAG
Number of children reported,
Number of gastrointestinal complications
Number of publications, four publications reported both PEG and VAG. Total: 54 publications
Statistical method: test.
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