Table 3

Clinical outcome in neonates with an increase (group 1) or fall (group 2) in cardiac output after dopamine

OutcomeGroup 1 [n = 10]Group 2 [n = 4]p Value
Survival with no major complication430.6
Survival complicated by
- necrotising enterocolitis20>0.9
- cerebral haemorrhage10>0.9
Death31>0.9