Table 1

Demographic features of enrolled neonates

PhaseBaselinePDSA 1PDSA 2PDSA 3Sustenance
Duration1 January 2019 to 31 January 20191 February 2019 to 10 March 201920 March 2019 to 20 July 201910 August 2019 to 15 October 201920 October 2019 to 30 April 2021
Neonates (n)45131699
Mean gestation at birth in weeks (SD)34 (1)34 (1)32 (2)33 (2)32 (2)
Mean birth weight in grams (SD)1577 (159)1634 (199)1527 (347)1601 (203)1548 (306)
Caesarean section, n (%)4 (100)5 (100)10 (76)15 (93)82 (82)
Outborns, n (%)4 (100)5 (100)7 (53)10 (62)52 (52)
  • PDSA, Plan-Do-Study-Act; SD, Standard deviation.