TABLE 2

The Percentage of Infants Classified According to Their Pattern of Respiratory Assistance Whose Placenta Harbored the Organism or Group of Organisms Listed on the Left

OrganismsLow Fio2, Column %Pulmonary Deterioration, Column %EPPD, Column %NP
All deliveries
    Any organism
        Yes203545588.44
        No183943596
    Any anaerobe
        Yes183646339.56
        No203743845
    Any aerobe
        Yes193545390.77
        No193843794
    Any mycoplasma
        Yes163450130.34
        No2037431054
    No. organisms isolated
        0183943596.60
        1213345285
        ≥2183745303
    Skin organismsa
        Yes213743248.80
        No193744936
    Vaginal organismsb
        Yes173647191.61
        No203743993
    Maximum N2274365241184
Cesarean delivery
    Any organism
        Yes213544309.82
        No203743465
    Any anaerobe
        Yes173845164.55
        No213543611
    Any aerobe
        Yes233443178.52
        No193744596
    Any mycoplasma
        Yes16315358.30
        No213743716
    No. organisms isolated
        0203743468.91
        1203644198
        ≥2233442111
    Skin organismsa
        Yes233245103.52
        No203743671
    Vaginal organismsb
        Yes14454274.21
        No213644700
    Maximum N156282336774
  • a Corynebacterium sp, Propionebacterium sp, Staphylococcus sp.

  • b Prevotella bivia, Lactobacillus sp, Peptostrep magnus, Gardnerella vaginalis.