Table 1 Entry characteristics of all babies
Intervention group (nā€Š=ā€Š68)Control group (nā€Š=ā€Š74)
No of babies6874
No of male infants3940
Mean gestation, weeks (SD)26 (1.5)26.2 (1.5)
Mean birth weight, g (SD)911 (224)914 (219)
Mean OFC at birth, cm (SD)24.5 (1.9)24.3 (1.9)
No of SGA babies1113
No of non-caesarean deliveries4537
No of singletons4848
Median CRIB II score1010
No who received antenatal steroids5862
  • CRIB, clinical risk index for babies; OFC, occipitofrontal circumference; SGA, small for gestational age.