Table 3: Neonatal outcomes of eclampsia cases.

OutcomeAntenatal eclampsia [ / (%) or mean ± SD]Postnatal eclampsia [ / (%) or mean ± SD]P valueEarly eclampsia [ / (%) or mean ± SD]Late eclampsia [ / (%) or mean ± SD]P valueAll cases [ /t* (%) or mean ± SD]

Need for cardiac massage4/59 (7%)0/22 (0%)0.552/20 (10%)2/39 (5%)>0.994/81 (5%)
Need for intubation22/59 (37%)2/22 (9%)0.01414/21 (67%)8/38 (21%)<0.00124/81 (30%)
Meconium aspiration7/58 (12%)5/21 (24%)0.2850/19 (0%)7/39 (18%)0.112/79 (15%)
Apgar score at 1 minute5.2 ± 2.77.3 ± 2.7<0.0014 ± 2.55.8 ± 2.50.0135.7 ± 2.8
Apgar score at 5 minutes7.1 ± 2.18.4 ± 1.50.0056.3 ± 2.17.6 ± 20.0087.5 ± 2
Neonatal death2/60 (3%)0/23 (0%)>0.991/21 (5%)1/39 (3%)>0.992/83 (2%)
Seizures1/60 (2%)0/23 (0%)>0.990/21 (0%)1/39 (3%)>0.991/83 (1%)
Fetal death1/61 (2%)0/23 (0%)>0.990/21 (0%)1/40 (3%)>0.991/84 (1%)
Birth trauma0/61 (0%)2/23 (9%)0.1450/21 (0%)0/40 (0%)2/84 (2%)

SD: standard deviation.
* : total of cases in which information about the characteristic being studied is available; : number of cases with the characteristic being studied.
Unable to obtain.