Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology / 2011 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Histological Chorioamnionitis Is Increased at Extremes of Gestation in Stillbirth: A Population-Based Study

Table 1

Demographic details of stillborn cohort.

Variablen = numberPercentage (n/N)

*Maternal age group (year s)
 < 20444.9
*Preexisting diabetes
*Gestational diabetes
Chronic hypertension
Labour onset
  No labour10511
 Not stated101.1
Delivery type
 Vaginal breech18119
 Not stated40.4
Antepartum stillbirth
Baby gender
 Not stated70.7
Unexplained stillbirth
Spontaneous onset of labour
Weight < 10th Percentile**
Post mortem performed
Gestational age (weeks)

*Data for these variables collected from MDC available on 901/952 stillborn babies.
**Calculated using Australian National Birth weight Percentiles [31].