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Table 1 Summary of Maternal and Newborn demographics at St. Francis Hospital that participated in the study

From: Incidence and short term outcomes of neonates with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in a Peri Urban teaching hospital, Uganda: a prospective cohort study

  Frequency(n = 751) Percentage
Sex of the baby
Male 399 53
Female 352 47
Baby weight
  < 2.5 kg 14 2
  > =2.5 kg 737 98
Age of the mother
  < 20 17 2
20-35 634 84
  > =35 100 13
Distance from place of residence to Nsambya Hospital in KM
  < =5 244 32
5-10 237 32
  > 10 270 36
Referral case
Yes 26 4
No 712 96
Fetal heart rate
  < =120 28 4
  > 120 723 96
APGAR score at 1 min
  < 7 58 8
  > =7 693 92
APGAR score at 5 min
  < 7 25 3
  > =7 726 97
Resuscitation done
 Yes 79 11
 No 629 89