Table 1

Delayed cord clamping (DCC) achievement in multiples

Multiple birth typePregnancies, nInfants, nInfants who received DCC, n (%)DCC in all multiples A, B and CDCC in
one multiple
No DCC in multiple A or B
Dichorionic-diamniotic214235 (83)3416
Monochorionic-diamniotic275446 (85)4244
Monochorionic-monoamniotic243 (75)210
Trichorionic-triamniotic41212 (100)1200
Total5411296 (86)90610
  • A, first multiple; B, second multiple; C, third multiple.