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Table 1 Basic characteristics of neonates and HIE staging

From: Electrocardiographic and enzymatic correlations with outcome in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy

Parameters Categories HIE Stage p
Mild (n = 13) Moderate (n = 27) Severe (n = 20)
Gender Male 11 (84%) 21 (77%) 17 (85%) 0.780*
Female 2 (16%) 6 (23%) 3 (15%)
Registration Status Booked 0 (0%) 1 (3.7%) 1 (5%) 0.729*
Registered 1 (7.6%) 1 (3.7%) 0 (0%)
Unbooked 12 (92.4%) 25 (92%) 19 (95%)
Gestational age Term 8 (62%) 23 (85%) 16 (80%) 0.230*
Post dated 5 (38%) 4 (15%) 4 (20%)
Antenatal complications No 12 (92%) 18 (67%) 14 (70%) 0.210*
Yes 1 (8.0%) 9 (33%) 6 (30%)
Obstetric Problems No 13 (100%) 25 (92%) 20 (100%) 0.282*
Yes 0 (0%) 2 (7.4%) 0 (0%)
Birth weight (g) 2826.92 ± 446.1 3111.11 ± 437.94 2875 ± 331.46 0.06**
Length (cm) 49.58 ± 2.02 50.3 ± 3.05 49 ± 2.2 0.241**
Head circumference (cm) 34.31 ± 1.49 34.07 ± 1.64 33.75 ± 1.25 0.558**
Maternal age (yr) 22.62 ± 3.01 24.15 ± 3.98 23.45 ± 4.55 0.521**
Maternal weight (kg) 58 ± 8.11 56.07 ± 5.92 58.0 ± 8.4 0.587**
  1. n = Number of cases,*Chi-square test, ** ANOVA.