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Table 2 Newborn parameters after birth. Data are presented as mean (SD), median [IQR] or number of patients

From: Effect of amino acid infusion during cesarean delivery on newborn temperature: a randomized controlled trial

  Amino acid group Placebo group
Gestational age (weeks) 39 (1.3) 39 (1.4)
Weight (kg) 2.8 (0.2) 2.8 (0.3)
Ambient temperature at birth (°C) 23.6 [0.24] 23.5 [0.21]
Time taken to cry after birth (s) 5 [1–15] 5 [4–10]
APGAR score at birth 8 [7–9] 8 [8–9]
APGAR score at 5 min after birth 10 [9–10] 10 [9–10]
APGAR score at 10 min after birth 10 [10–10] 10 [10–10]
Suckling: well sustained/ill sustained 35/3 36/2
Transferred to mother side/nursery unit 36/2 38/0