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Table 1 Birth weight (BW) and gestational age (GA) limit for direct Postnatal Ward (PNW) admission

From: A national survey of admission practices for late preterm infants in England

Type of Neonatal Unit Number responded Mean (SD) and median (range) GA limit for directPNW admission Mean (SD) and median (range) B W limit for direct PNW admission
All Units 180 34.91 (0.71) wks 1.94 (0.2) kg
   35 (34–37) wks 2 (1.5-2.5) kg
SCU 49 35.19 (0.7) wks 1.99 (0.23) kg
   35 (34–37) wks 2 (1.7-2.5) kg
LNU 84 34.91 (0.67) wks 1.94 (0.20) kg
   35 (34–36) wks 2 (1.5-2.5) kg
NICU 47 34.61 (0.7) wks 1.87 (0.18) kg
   34 (34–36) wks 1.8 (1.5-2.5) kg