BioMed Research International / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Moderate Preterm Infants

Table 1

Baseline characteristics.

CharacteristicEPTMPTLPT/T

Incidence of NEC as % of NICU admits at corresponding GA10% (43/399)7% (99/1359)0.7% (30/4355)
GA at birth (weeks, mean ± SD)25.5±1.430.5±1.736.1±1.8
Birth weight (kg)0.77±0.181.41±0.372.54±0.6
Postnatal day at onset of NEC (d)25.9±1818±1512.7±16.2
Postmenstrual age at diagnosis (weeks)29.2±2.433.1±2.237.9±2.9

Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2020, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.