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Table 2 Neonatal Characteristics

From: Association between plasma leptin and cesarean section after induction of labor: a case control study

Neonatal Characteristic Successful IOL Failed IOL P Value
Birth Weight (mean grams, 95% CI) 3494 (3395–3593) 3645 (3504–3785) 0.05
APGAR 1 min (mean, 95% CI) 7.9 (7.6–8.2) 6.3 (5.7–6.9) < 0.001
APGAR 5 min (mean, 95% CI) 8.8 (8.7–8.9) 8.4 (8.1–8.7) 0.008
Resuscitation (%, N) 14.8% (17) 54.2% (32) < 0.001
Respiratory Distress (%, N) 4.3% (5) 30.5% (18) < 0.001
Neonatal Antibiotics (%, N) 15.6% (18) 22.0% (13) 0.5
Meconium Aspiration (%, N) 0.86% (1) 8.5% (5) 0.02
NICU Stay (Mean Days, 95% CI) 1.0 (0–2.2) 1.2 (0.5–1.9) 0.8
  1. NICU Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  2. Data are presented as mean with 95% confidence interval or percentage with N. Categorical variables were compared using Chi square. Continuous variables were analyzed using t-Test or ANOVA. α = 0.05