Advertising Disclaimer »
Uptake and Route of Neonatal Vitamin K Prophylaxis in Alberta, 2006 to 2012
Characteristics of Infants and Their Mothers Who Accepted and Declined Vitamin K Prophylaxis in Alberta, 2006 to 2012
Missing data: primary attendant at birth (n = 1835, 0.6%), infant health (n = 6, 0.002%), and maternal smoking (n = 10 744, 3.8%).
↵a The small number of infants receiving oral vitamin K (n = 1126) was combined with those receiving IM vitamin K for this analysis.
↵b First Nations: the largest aboriginal group in Canada.
↵c Others: primarily unplanned home births, also births occurring en route to hospital (eg, in vehicle).
↵d Infant health status: preterm birth (gestational age <37 wk); term (≥37 wk); NICU admission.
Multivariable Poisson Regression Analysis of Risk Factors for Refusal of Vitamin K Prophylaxis in Alberta, 2006 to 2012
—, reference group.
↵a Adjusted for all variables in the regression model.
Proportion and Relative Risk of Being Unimmunized at 15 Months Among Those Who Received or Declined Vitamin K, 2006 to 2011
Thank you for your interest in spreading the word on Pediatrics.
NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person you are recommending the page to knows that you wanted them to see it, and that it is not junk mail. We do not capture any email address.