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Table 5 Mortality Among Infants with Late-onset Sepsis

From: Late-onset neonatal sepsis in Suzhou, China

CharacteristicsDied n/N (%)P valueAdjusted OR for death (95% CI)
Birth weight < 1500 g
 Y22/48 (45.8)< 0.013.38 (1.33–8.62)
 N12/154 (7.8) 1.0
Respiratory distress
 Y30/118 (25.4)< 0.014.25 (1.31–13.77)
 N4/84 (4.8) 1.0
Convulsions
 Y8/22 (36.4)< 0.014.09 (1.36–12.31)
 N26/180 (14.4) 1.0
Gestational age < 32 wk
 Y19/67 (28.4)0.090.40 (0.14–1.17)
 N15/135 (11.1) 1.0
Neonatal jaundice
 Y12/114 (10.5)0.520.74 (0.30–1.84)
 N22/88 (25.0) 1.0