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Table 4 Neonatal complications of interest by mode of delivery

From: Effects of maternal obesity on the success of assisted vaginal delivery in Chinese women

  NICU Admission Apgar Score at 1 min < 7 Apgar Score at 5 min < 7
N (%) OR (95% CI) N (%) OR (95% CI) N (%) OR (95% CI)
VAVD 40 (2.7) 0.98 (0.68–1.78) 217 (20.1) 1.05 (0.75–1.38) 41 (2.9) 1.10 (0.56–2.85)
FAVD 34 (3.2) 1.03 (0.71–1.86) 221 (21.3) 1.01 (0.68–1.15) 39 (2.4) 1.15 (0.66–2.95)
CD 11 (2.9) Ref. 88 (19.7) Ref. 11 (2.6) Ref.
CD after failed VAVD 3 (3.8) 1.42 (0.39–5.15) 21 (28.8) 1.33 (0.74–2.93) 4 (5.2) 1.43 (0.65–6.87)
CD after failed FAVD 2 (3.1) 1.32 (0.39–5.15) 24 (29.6) 1.43 (0.84–2.83) 5 (5.8) 1.40 (0.61–6.79)
  1. CD (Cesarean Delivery), VAVD (vacuum-assisted vaginal delivery), FVAD (forceps-assisted vaginal delivery), NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)