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Table 7 Effects of the Intervention and Baseline Characteristics on Hospitalization Days between the 7th and 28th Day of Life

From: The effect of systematic pediatric care on neonatal mortality and hospitalizations of infants born with oral clefts

  Total Sample Isolated Sample Associated Sample
Study intervention group -1.03** -0.63* -0.36 0.023 -6.80*** -6.06***
  (0.43) (0.37) (0.40) (0.26) (1.75) (2.08)
Bolivia 0.18 -0.032 0.45 -0.30 7.67*** 17.7**
  (0.77) (0.56) (0.58) (0.33) (2.15) (8.63)
Brazil -0.42 -0.14 -0.73* -0.28 -0.54 -0.47
  (0.63) (0.64) (0.41) (0.42) (1.05) (3.03)
Chile -0.53 -0.49 -0.15 -0.24 -3.51*** -3.79**
  (0.91) (0.69) (0.84) (0.48) (1.05) (1.61)
Colombia -1.41*** -1.33*** -0.90* -0.96*** -2.40 -3.40**
  (0.52) (0.33) (0.50) (0.19) (1.85) (1.54)
Ecuador -1.39** -0.36 -0.82* -0.34 -2.89 0.17
  (0.58) (0.59) (0.45) (0.41) (1.99) (5.53)
Venezuela -1.80*** -1.21*** -1.48*** -1.00*** -2.87 -1.07
  (0.66) (0.43) (0.37) (0.23) (2.87) (2.98)
Maternal age (years)   -0.028   -0.026   0.14
   (0.022)   (0.019)   (0.10)
Number of prenatal visits   0.022   0.048   0.029
   (0.044)   (0.035)   (0.26)
Maternal chronic illnesses   0.76   0.72*   -0.95
   (0.46)   (0.41)   (1.54)
African ancestry   -0.19   -0.34   2.86
   (0.43)   (0.28)   (3.13)
Native ancestry   0.49   0.42   0.66
   (0.66)   (0.47)   (2.72)
Prenatal diagnosis of cleft   -0.24   -0.48*   -0.69
   (0.52)   (0.29)   (2.11)
Associated status   2.16**     
   (1.05)     
Birth weight (gm)   -0.0009***   -0.00079***   -0.000056
   (0.00029)   (0.00024)   (0.0019)
Gestational age (weeks)   -0.21***   -0.13***   -0.52
   (0.072)   (0.050)   (0.42)
Female   -0.016   0.11   -0.99
   (0.31)   (0.22)   (1.29)
Multiple birth   -2.30**   -1.00   
   (1.10)   (0.70)   
Cleft lip only   -1.51***   -1.33***   -1.95
   (0.37)   (0.25)   (3.25)
Cleft lip with palate   -0.63*   -0.53*   -0.33
   (0.36)   (0.31)   (2.13)
Number of non-cleft Malformations   0.27     0.72
   (0.23)     (0.54)
Cesarean delivery   0.81**   0.65*   -0.049
   (0.38)   (0.34)   (1.18)
N 772 660 638 543 134 117
  1. The Table reports the effects of the intervention and baseline characteristics on hospitalization days between the 7th and 28th day of life. *, ** and *** indicate p < 0.1, < 0.05 and < 0.01, respectively. The standard errors are in parentheses.