Table 5

OR of NICU admission by age, stratified by insurance and race/ethnicity
Race/ethnicity Maternal age Insurance OR (± 95% CI) for NICU admission
Private Public
White/Non-Hispanic 14 – 18 1.17 (1.12 – 1.22) 0.99 (0.97 – 1.02)
19 - 34 1 1
35 - 49 1.04 (1.02 – 1.05) 1.54 (1.51 – 1.58)
Black/Non-Hispanic 14 – 18 1.15 (1.10 – 1.20) 0.97 (0.93 – 0.99)
19 - 34 1 1
35 - 49 1.20 (1.17 – 1.24) 1.47 (1.41 – 1.52)
Hispanic 14 – 18 1.50 (1.43 – 1.58) 1.24 (1.20 – 1.27)
19 - 34 1 1
35 - 49 0.97 (0.94 – 1.01) 1.18 (1.14 – 1.21)

Controlled for history of previous c-section.

de Jongh et al.

de Jongh et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:97   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-97

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