Table 2

Characteristics of the hospitalization in neonatal unit at birth
Eligible infants hospitalized in neonatal unit at birth (N=147)
Full-term (N=33) Preterm (N=114)
Duration of hospitalization (days)
Mean (SD) 12.1 (17.4) 40.6 (37.7)
Median (Q1 – Q3) 7.0 (4.0 – 16.0) 28.0 (12.0 – 60.0)
Min – Max 1.0 – 90.0 7.0 – 222.0
Supplemental oxygen >24h (%) 39.4 55.3
Mechanical ventilation (%) 24.2 47.4
Non-invasive ventilation (%) 18.2 55.3
Supplemental oxygen requirement at 28 days (%) 3.0 20.2
Supplemental oxygen requirement at 36 wGA (%) 3.0 13.2

Lapillonne et al.

Lapillonne et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:171   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-171

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