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Table 7 1- and 5- min Apgar scores for completed OOH births

From: Breech birth at home: outcomes of 60 breech and 109 cephalic planned home and birth center births

OOH Apgar scores Breech (n = 40) Cephalic (n = 90a) P value
1-min < 7 16 (40.0%) 7 (7.8%) < 0.0001
5-min < 7 3 (7.5%) 3 (3.3%) 0.371
1-min average 6.3 (range 1–9) 8.0 (range 2–9) < 0.0001
5-min average 8.4 (range 2–10) 8.9 (range 4–10) 0.0167
  1. a Apgar scores are missing for one baby in the cephalic group