TABLE 4

Multivariate Analysis to Determine Independent Factors Associated With Moderate-Severe Neurosensory Impairment

β Coefficient (SE)Adjusted OR (95% CI)P Value
IVH
I–II IVH0.48 (0.176)1.61 (1.14–2.28).006
III–IV IVH1.339 (0.257)3.81(2.30–6.30)<.001
23–25 vs 26–28 weeks’ gestation0.448 (0.173)1.56 (1.12–2.19).01
SGA
SGA<10th percentile0.665 (0.295)1.94 (1.09–3.46).024
SGA<3rd percentile0.685 (0.348)1.98 (1.00–3.92).049
Male gender0.592 (0.159)1.81 (1.32–2.47)<0.001
Out born−0.037 (0.305)0.96 (0.53–1.75).904
PVL2.176 (0.41)8.81 (3.92–19.78)<.001
Chronic lung disease0.587 (0.17)1.79 (1.29–2.49)<.001
Pregnancy-induced hypertension0.203 (0.22)1.22 (0.79–1.88).358
Proven systemic infection0.190 (0.239)1.20 (0.88–1.65).239
NEC0.087 (0.261)1.09 (0.65–1.82).738
ROP grade 3–40.758 (0.197)2.13 (1.44–3.14)<.001
  • NEC, necrotizing enterocolitis; SGA, small for gestational age.