Table 6

Comparison of secondary outcomes for the infants on the two regimens

  • Data are expressed as the number (%) of affected individuals. The total number in each group was 84.

  • 6-150 The number of ventilated days for which infants were paralysed is expressed as a percentage of the total number of ventilated days; data are given for day 1 only.

  • 6-151 The numbers in square brackets indicate the number of infants in each group who received indomethacin.

  • HFO, high frequency oscillation; PDA, patent ductus arteriosus; ICH, intracranial haemorrhage; NEC, necrotising enterocolitis.