Table 1.

Maternal and Fetal Variables

Nonasphyctic Control (n = 26)Asphyctic RAR (n = 19)Asphyctic OxR (n = 21)
Gestational age (wk)39.4 ± 2.138.6 ± 1.740.2 ± 0.8
Birth weight (g)3250 ± 2443380 ± 3183190 ± 245
Fetal bradycardia (<80 bpm)2/2610/19** 12/21**
Meconium stained amniotic fluid3/265/197/21
Intubation0/260/190/26
  • ** RAR/OxR versus control; P < .01.