Table 2

Clinical data on neonates studied

GroupGestational age
(weeks)
Birthweight (g)5 minute Apgar score
1 (n=35) Perinatal asphyxia36-42 (39) *1720-4970 (3307)1-4 (3)
2 (n=55) Healthy full term37-42 (40)2480-4990 (3584)9-10 (9)
3a (n=13) Transient tachypnoea36-40 (38)2200-3560 (3110)7-9 (9)
3b (n=12) PA paired with TTN36-42 (39)2575-4045 (3440)1-4 (3)
  • All data are presented as mean and range; * Two infants were small for gestational age, one was a twin.