TABLE 10.

Occurrence of Gastrointestinal and Pulmonary Disease and Duration of Respiratory Treatment and Hospital Stay Among Survivors

GA, wkSurvivors, No.Surgery for NEC, No.Ileostomy on Discharge, No.MV, d, Median (IQR)AV, d, Median (IQR)Oxygen or AV at 36 wk, No. (%)Oxygen/AV * at 40 wk, No. (%)Hospital Stay, d, Median (IQR)
2390037 (29–69)82 (69–101)6 (67) 1 (11)/1117 (111–127)
24353224 (10–38)70 (57–89)19 (54) 6 (17)/4104 (88–124)
25550010 (3–27)54 (35–66)26 (47) §8 (15)/297 (78–115)
2681313 (1–8)43 (30–55)26 (32)5 (6)/088 (75–97)
27110113 (1–7)33 (17–45)29 (26)6 (6)/075 (68–90)
>2786201 (0–4)66 (57–83)17 (20)8 (9)/266 (57–83)
Total376944 (1–11)38 (18–57)123 (33)34 (9)/984 (67–99)
  • NEC indicates necrotizing enterocolitis; MV, mechanical ventilation; AV, assisted ventilation (mechanical ventilation or nasal continuous positive airway pressure); IQR, interquartile range.

  • * Receiving nasal continuous positive airway pressure until 41 to 61 weeks’ PCA; 1 (24 weeks) was receiving mechanical ventilation until 54 weeks’ PCA.

  • One receiving mechanical ventilation.

  • Four receiving mechanical ventilation.

  • § Two receiving mechanical ventilation.