TABLE 1.

Characteristics of Study Neonates

Hispanic PatientsNon-Hispanic PatientsP Value
Number24856
Birth weight (g)3304 ± 5.74*3239 ± 455.52
Gestational age (wk)38.9 ± 1.7*38.7 ± 1.4.17
Male/female146/10222/34.01
Caesarean section (%)1627.10
Maternal chorioamnionitis (%)1711.38
Maternal blood type “O” (%)7770.45
Direct Coombs positive (%)2136.03
Exclusively breastfed (%)3016.05
TSB ≥15 mg/dL (%)319<.001
  • * Mean ± SD.