Table 2: Comparisons of  certain neonatal outcomes of  pregnancies with home and hospital labor.

Home labor group
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Hospital labor group
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Birth weight (g)3284.9 ± 427.93303.1 ± 432.3NS
Apgar score at minute 16.9 ± 0.36.9 ± 0.1NS
Apgar score at minute 58.9 ± 0.38.9 ± 0.0NS
NICU admission (%)7.6 (18/238)2.5 (11/476)0.01

Values are expressed as mean ± standard deviations. NICU: neonatal intensive care unit. NS: not significant.