Table 3.

Mortality and CLD Morbidity

No. of InfantsMortalityCLD Morbidity
Placebo
 <1000 g2610 (38.5%)14 (53.8%)
 1000–1500 g5917 (28.9%)18 (30.5%)
 >1500 g4512 (26.7%)8 (18%)
Dexamethasone
 <1000 g2913 (44.8%)7 (24.1%)*
 1000–1500 g6621 (31.8%)9 (14%)*
 >1500 g3710 (27.0%)5 (14%)
  • * P < .05 (dexamethasone vs placebo).