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Table 1 General characteristics of the study population at the baselin

From: Effect of osteopathic manipulative treatment on length of stay in a population of preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial

  Study group Control group P value
N* 55 (50.0) 55 (50.0)  
Gender*    
Male 26 (47.3) 28 (50.9) 0.89
Female 29 (52.7) 27 (49.1)  
Gestational Age 34 (2.3) 34 (2.5) 0.98
Weight (grams)    
At Birth 2088 (498.6) 2234 (730.9) 0.24
≤1500* 9 (16.4) 10 (18.2) 0.92
>1500* 46 (83.6) 45 (81.8)  
At Study Enrollment (gr) 1893 (496.7) 1926 (713.8) 0.59
Patient age (day of life) 3.2 (2.3) 3.6 (2.5) 0.82
  1. Numbers in table are mean±s.d.; p value from t test.
  2. *n(%);p value from chi-square test.