Table 4

Summary of findings with certainty of evidence

OutcomeNumber of infantsAnticipated absolute effects (95% CI)Certainty of evidence
Duration of parenteral nutrition3826.32 (4.71 to 7.93) fewer days with TATLow*
Time to full enteral feeds1983.34 (2.2 to 4.48) fewer days with TATLow*
Cost of nutrition59£867.36 (£304.72 to £1430.00) less with TATLow*
  • *Evidence was deemed low due to study design and risk of bias.

  • TAT, transanastomotic tube.