Table 1

Positive predictive value (PPV) of the amplitude integrated EEG (aEEG) in infants with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy randomised to treatment with or without cooling

DDIS (N)Not DDIS (N)Total (N)PPV95%−95%+p Value
aEEG voltage
 Moderate suppression
  Not cooled2437610.390.270.52
 Severe suppression
  Not cooled5331840.630.530.73
aEEG pattern
  Not cooled618240.250.080.42
  Not cooled71501210.590.50.67
  Not cooled4217590.710.590.81
  • BS, burst suppression; CLV, continuous low voltage; DDIS, death or severe disability; DNV, discontinuous normal voltage; FT, flat trace; N, number of infants in group.