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Table. 2.

Comparative Analysis of Outcomes for Gastroparesis With and Without Obesity in the United States From 2007-2017

Outcomes Obese gastroparesis hospitalizations Non-obese gastroparesis hospitalizations P-value
Upper endoscopy 8486 (6.05%) 47 700 (5.42%) < 0.001
Endoscopic jejunostomy 347 (0.25%) 4953 (0.56%) < 0.001
Total Parenteral Nutrition 2052 (1.46%) 20 498 (2.33%) < 0.001
Length of stay (day) 5.71 5.32 < 0.001
Total hospital charge (USD) 53 373 45 040 < 0.001
Disposition < 0.001
Discharge home 94 774 (67.59%) 616 626 (70.12%)
Transfer to short-term hospital 2409 (1.72%) 16 972 (1.93%)
Transfer to another facility (includes SNF and ICF) 18 044 (12.87%) 94 327 (10.73%)
Home health care 21 405 (15.26%) 114 145 (12.98%)
Discharge against medical advice 2274 (1.62%) 25 283 (2.88%)
Inpatient mortality 1297 (0.92%) 11 735 (1.33%) < 0.001

USD, United States dollars; SNF, skilled nursing facility; ICF, intermediate care facility.

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