Abstract 279 Table 1

Demographics and outcomes

Immediate Cord Clamping
N = 39
Delayed Cord Clamping
N = 14
P Value
Gestational age (weeks)* 26 (25, 26) 27.5 (27, 28) <0.001
Birth weight (g)* 775 (725, 975) 1057.5 (885, 1180) 0.001
Male sex n(%) 15 (41) 7 (50) 0.75
Vaginal delivery n(%) 9 (23.1) 8 (57.1) 0.04
Admission Temperature (°C)* 36.7 (36.6, 37.1) 36.9 (36.8, 37.2) 0.38
Hemoglobin at 24 hours of life (g/dL)* 13.9 (12.9, 15.7) 16.3 (15.1, 17.7) 0.02
Transfusion at 24 hours of life n(%) 13 (33.3) 1 (7.1) 0.08
Day of life of transfusion* 3 (1, 7) 5 (2, 21) 0.11
Number of transfusions* 6 (4, 9) 3 (1, 5) < 0.001
Hypotension requiring vasopressors n(%) 21 (53.8) 2 (14.3) 0.01
Intraventricular Hemorrhage n(%) 24 (61.5) 6 (42.9) 0.67
Necrotizing Enterocolitis n(%) 3 (7.7) 1 (7.1) 1.00
  • *median(25th percentile, 75th percentile)