TABLE 2

Clinical Outcomes

B-CGM, N = 25UB-CGM, N = 25P
IVH third or fourth2 (4)0.49
Sepsis (late)a2 (4)0.49
Pneumothorax3 (6)0.24
Intubation in delivery room9 (18)6 (12).58
Surfactant <24 h12 (24)9 (18).62
O2 requirement at 36 wk1 (2)0.99
Percentage of weight loss during the study7.6 (1.9–10.3)9.9 (5.0–12.9).22
GIRs (g/kg per d)11.0 (9.1–13.0)13.9 (10.7–17·2).02
Mortality at 28 d00
Mortality before discharge1 (2)0.99
Days before dischargeb46 (40–74)51 (37–63).59
  • Data expressed as n (%). IVH, intraventricular hemorrhage; —, not applicable.

  • a Recorded up to 28 d of life.

  • b Median (IQR).