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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of subjects

From: Oral nystatin prophylaxis to prevent systemic fungal infection in very low birth weight preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial

Variables Nystatin group
(n = 47)
Control group
(n = 48)
Gestational age, weeks, mean (± SD) 30.8 (±2.0) 30.5 (±2.2)
Gender (Male/Female) 24/23 32/16
Birth weight, gram, mean (± SD) 1290 (±234.6) 1318 (±259.2)
Vaginal delivery, n (%) 30 (53.2) 25 (62.5)
Apgar score at 5 min, median (range) 9 (4–10) 8 (3–10)
Rupture of membranes > 24 h, n (%) 10 (21.2) 7 (14.6)