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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients with and without jaundice

From: Relationship between asymptomatic rotavirus infection and jaundice in neonates: a retrospective study

Characteristics Jaundice (+)
(n = 166)
Jaundice (−)
(n = 430)
p value
Gestational age (weeks) 38.5 ± 0.1 39.0 ± 0.1 0.140
 < 37 weeks (%) 8 (4.8) 53 (12.3)  
Birth weight (g) 3287.4 ± 38.4 3208.7 ± 24.7 0.090
Small for gestational age, n (%) 2 (1.2) 9 (2.1) 0.473
Male (%) 73 (44.0) 184 (42.8) 0.817
Age at admission (days) 8.3 ± 0.4 12.6 ± 0.4 0.001
Hospital days (days) 5.1 ± 0.6 7.1 ± 0.4 0.007
Vaginal delivery, n (%) 117 (70.5) 240 (55.8) 0.001
Apgar score (1 min) 8.8 ± 0.1 8.8 ± 0.1 0.741
Apgar score (5 min) 9.6 ± 0.2 9.8 ± 0.1 0.417
Perinatal problem, n (%) 14 (8.4) 22 (5.1) 0.131
Exclusive breastfeeding, n (%) 49 (29.5) 71 (16.5) 0.001