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Table 4 Prevalence of NNM cases based on pragmatic and management criteria’s. This table indicates the prevalence of NNM cases based on pragmatic and management criteria’s at Hawassa City Government Hospitals, Southern Ethiopia, 2019 (n = 202)

From: Neonatal near misses and associated factors among mother’s who give a live neonate at Hawassa City governmental hospitals, 2019: a facility based cross-sectional study design

Criteria’s Neonatal Near Miss cases
Number Percent (%)
Pragmatic criteria’s Birth weight < 1750 11 5.44
Gestational age < 33 weeks 24 11.88
APGAR* score < 7 at 5th minute 56 27.72
Management criteria’s Respiratory distress 158 78.21
Infection 138 68.31
Parenteral nutrition 170 84.15
Blood transfusion 7 3.46
Bile stained vomiting 14 6.93
Feeding problems 82 40.59
Cardiovascular Problems 14 6.93
Congenital Malformations 17 8.41
Convulsion 9 4.45
Surgery 11 5.44
Phototherapy within 24 h of life 53 26.23
Any intubation 83 41.09
  1. *APGAR: Appearance, Pulse, Grimace, Activity, and Respiration