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Table 2 Demographic and clinical characteristics of patients admitted to the NICU pre- versus post- CUAMM interventions

From: Reduced neonatal mortality in a regional hospital in Mozambique linked to a Quality Improvement intervention

  Pre-intervention
n = 2118
Post-intervention
n = 2158
p
Male gender, n (%) 1102 (52) 1187 (55) 0.05
Outborn babies, n (%) 635 (30) 715 (33) 0.02
Caesarean sections, n (%) 614 (29) 627 (29) 0.96
5-min Apgar score < 7, n (%) 911 (43) 801 (37) <0.01
Birth weight 1,500–2,499 g, n (%) 349 (16) 357 (17) 0.95
Birth weight 1,000–1,499 g, n (%) 104 (5) 77 (4) 0.02