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Table 1 Demographic variables of infants studied

From: Association of lipid peroxidation with hepatocellular injury in preterm infants

  Infants  
Variable With cholestatis (n = 27) Controls (n = 16) P
Birthweight (g) 1276 ± 751 1016 ± 392 0.62
Gestational age (weeks) 29.3 ± 4.7 27.1 ± 3.2 0.59
Apgar score (5 minutes) 7.0 ± 2.0 8.1 ± 1.3 0.07
Gender (males/females) 18/8 13/4  
Maximum FiO2 0.63 ± 0.31 0.58 ± 0.31 0.59
Supplemental O2 (days) 55.7 ± 54.1 44.4 ± 36.9 0.46
TPN (days) 59.6 ± 65.6* 26.5 ± 17.0 0.04
  1. Values are expressed as means ± standard deviation. TPN = total parenteral nutrition. * Significantly different from control group.