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Table 1 Baseline Characteristics of Sample (n = 144)

From: The purple line as a measure of labourprogress: a longitudinal study

Age (yrs) Gestation at birth (weeks) Birth Weight (grams) Ethnicity Caucasian Primiparous Spontaneous Labourers Delivery
       SVD Forceps Ventouse Emergency C.Section
Median Median Median N N N N N N N
(SD) (SD) (SD) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%) (%)
30
(6.1)
40
(1.3)
3540
(527.4)
140
(97)
83
(58)
112
(78)
108
(75)
17
(12)
6
(4)
13
(9)