Table 3

 Long term clinical outcomes in babies resuscitated with conventional lung inflation or sustained lung inflation

OutcomeCLI (n  =  26)SLI (n  =  26)p Value
CLI, Conventional lung inflation (two seconds); SLI, sustained lung inflation (five seconds); BPD, bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Death from respiratory cause120.55
Death or BPD at 36 weeks13120.78
Respiratory death or BPD at 36 weeks1180.51
BPD (oxygen therapy after 28 days)15110.37
BPD (oxygen therapy after 36 weeks)1060.36
Home in oxygen540.54
Patent ductus arteriosus (treated)150.08
Necrotising enterocolitis020.20
Retinopathy of prematurity (treated/blind)00
Abnormal cranial ultrasound140.15
Positive blood culture790.54