Table 6.

Postnatal Treatment With Steroids for Chronic Lung Disease

Gestation (Weeks)Number Receiving Steroids n/n Reporting (%)Age Steroids Started (Days)Number of Survivors Receiving Steroids n/n Reporting (%)Duration of Treatment in Survivors (Days)
nMedian; IQRnMedian; IQR
≤2342/148 (28.4)4020.5; 14–2924/28 (85.7)2225; 15–30
24112/294 (38.1)11119.0; 12–3577/99 (77.8)7424.5; 15–42
25152/347 (43.8)14817.5; 11–27126/186 (67.7)12623; 14–35
Total306/789 (38.8)29919.0; 12–29227/313 (72.5)22224; 15–36