Table 5

 Neuromotor outcome (cerebral palsy) and major impairment in survivors seen

OutcomeEtamsylate (n = 133)Placebo (n = 135)
There is no reduction in cerebral palsy in the etamsylate group. Multiple major impairment is a subset of the major impairment group. One child in the placebo group not seen but known to have a quadriplegia is not included.
IVH, Intraventricular haemorrhage.
Spastic quadriplegia47
Spastic hemiplegia74
Spastic diplegia32
Spastic monoplegia10
Total with cerebral palsy1614
Major impairment
Multiple major impairment
Multiple major impairment and grade 2 or 3 IVH39