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Table 1 Maternal and neonatal characteristics

From: Comparison of alternative gestational age assessment methods in a low resource setting: a retrospective study

Mothers and newborns Variable N (%) or median (interquartile range)
Mothers (n = 70) Age, years a 25 (22–28)
Weight, kg b 64 (59–74)
BMI, kg/m2 c 28.0 (24.2–31.6)
Number of pregnancies a 3 (1–3)
Mode of delivery: a
vaginal delivery (assisted)
caesarean section
vaginal delivery (spontaneous)
1 (1%)
40 (58%)
28 (41%)
Newborns (n = 70) Gestational age according to US, weeks 38 (37–39)
Males 40 (57%)
Birth weight, grams 2795 (2702–3345)
Apgar score at 1 min 8 (7–8)
Apgar score at 5 min 10 (10–10)
  1. Data not available in a1, b14 and c25 subjects