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Table 1 Demographic data of the studied population

From: The effect of early versus late lipid infusion in parenteral nutrition on the biochemical and cortical auditory evoked potential parameters in preterm neonates

  Early lipid infusion Late lipid infusion Test value P-value Sig.
No. = 26 No. = 23
Gender Male 15 (57.7%) 10 (43.5%) 0.987* 0.321 NS
Female 11 (42.3%) 13 (56.5%)
BW/kg Mean ± SD 1.22 ± 0.11 1.25 ± 0.13 −0.940 0.352 NS
Range 1.03 − 1.4 1 − 1.5
GA(weeks) Mean ± SD 30.67 ± 1.24 30.89 ± 1.26 −0.622 0.537 NS
Range 29 − 32 29 − 32
Median apgar at 5 min Mean ± SD 7.46 ± 0.71 7.35 ± 1.11 0.432 0.667 NS
Range 6 − 9 6 − 9
  1. *: Chi-square test
  2. •: Independent t-test