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Table 3 Breast feeding/expressing breast milk for women with a baby alive at one year

From: Cord pilot trial, comparing alternative policies for timing of cord clamping before 32 weeks gestation: follow-up for women up to one year

  Clamp ≥2 min + neonatal care with cord intact
(n = 122)
Clamp ≤20 s + neonatal care after clamping
(n = 112)
ever breast fed/expressed 119 (98%) 104 (93%)
median weeks from birth to stopping breastfeeding/expressinga, Kaplan Meier survival estimates [95% CI] 16 [13 to 20] 12 [11 to 16]
  1. aClamp ≥2 min + neonatal care with cord intact (n = 119) Clamp ≤20 s + neonatal care after clamping (n = 103)