Table 2.

Patient Characteristics

Control
(n= 10)
Minimal
(n = 6)
Mild
(n = 6)
Age at start of treatment, h3.8  ± 1.04.1  ± 1.03.7  ±1.5
Birth weight, g3436  ± 4763356  ± 5683193  ± 481
Gestation age, weeks39.4  ± 1.739.3  ± 1.439.0  ± 1.1
SGA <10th percentile 000
Postterm ≥42 weeks 000
≥41 weeks 311
Sex, M:F5:53:34:2
HIE Grade II–III1066
Umbilical artery pH6.79  ± 0.256.98  ± 0.216.93  ± 0.11
Base excess−22  ± 10−14  ± 7−15  ± 4
Apgars
 1 minute2.7  ± 22.5  ± 13.3  ± 2
 5 minute4.5  ± 24.7  ± 26.0  ± 1
  • Abbreviations: SGA, small for gestational age; HIE, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy.