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Table 4 Maternal and neonatal outcomes by length of delay for preeclamptic and non-preeclamptic women

From: Delayed access to emergency obstetrical care among preeclamptic and non-preeclamptic women in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

  Non-Preeclamptic Preeclamptic
Delay < 6 h: na (%) Delay ≥ 6 h: n (%) p- value Delay < 6 h: n (%) Delay ≥ 6 h: n (%) p-value
Mothers
 ICU admission 1 (0.7) 0 (0.0) 0.45 9 (6.9) 11 (10.9) 0.28
 Coma 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)   1 (0.8) 1 (1.0) 0.86
 Transfusion 1 (0.7) 0 (0) 0.45 5 (3.9) 2 (2.0) 0.41
 Eclampsia no cases no cases   13 (9.9) 9 (9) 0.81
 Cesarean section 7 (4.9) 5 (10.4) 0.19 80 (61.1) 66 (65.4) 0.50
Newborns
 NICU admission 18 (12.8) 9 (18.8) 0.32 52 (40.9) 44 (43.6) 0.69
 Stillbirth 0 (0.0) 1 (2.1) 0.96 19 (14.5) 6 (5.9) 0.03
 Low birth weight (< 2500 g) 22 (15.7) 5 (10.4) 0.35 65 (50.0) 46 (46.0) 0.55
 APGAR < 7 at 5 min 12 (8.5) 7 (14.6) 0.24 46 (35.1) 30 (29.7) 0.36
  1. aSurvey participants who did not answer length of delay were excluded