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Table 4 Maternal and neonatal outcomes of the study groups

From: Labor characteristics and intrapartum interventions in women with vaginal birth after cesarean section

  total VBAC group (n = 139) VBAC group A (n = 109) VBAC group B (n = 30) Primipara Control group (n = 149) Multipara Control group (n = 155) P values
pa pb pc pd pe
Apgar score at 1 min 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 0.102 0.138 0.245 0.915 0.261
Apgar score at 5 min 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 10 (10, 10) 0.142 0.743 0.098 0.444 0.456
Blood loss during birth and 2 h postpartum (ml) 210 (140, 410) 200 (140,365) 310 (167,472) 190 (140,250) 140 (110,195) 0.012 0.001 0.077 0.001 0.091
Postpartum hemorrhage 19 (13.7) 14 (12.8) 5 (16.7) 8 (5.4) 5 (3.2) 0.016 0.001 0.034 0.011 0.462
Fever during labor 17 (12.2) 15 (13.8) 2 (6.7) 11 (7.4) 3 (1.9) 0.165 0.001 0.093 0.186 0.349
Perineal laceration 86 (86.0) 67 (83.3) 19 (95.0) 93 (67.4) 120 (82.2) 0.001 0.427 0.008 0.146 0.195
Postpartum urinary retention 5 (3.6) 4 (3.7) 1 (3.3) 7 (4.7) 1 (0.6) 0.640 0.169 0.686 0.299 1.000
  1. Data are given as n (%) or median (interquartile range, IQR)
  2. a The comparison between total VBAC group and Primipara Control group
  3. b The comparison between total VBAC group and Multipara Control group
  4. c The comparison between VBAC group A and Primipara Control group
  5. d The comparison between VBAC group B and Multipara Control group
  6. e The comparison between VBAC group A and VBAC group B