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Table 3 Neonatal Outcomes

From: A randomized trial comparing the pharmacology of magnesium sulfate when used to treat severe preeclampsia with serial intravenous boluses versus a continuous intravenous infusion

  Serial IV Bolus Continuous Infusion
Mothers enrolled n = 100 n = 100
Enrolled postpartum 0 2
Discharged prior to delivery 0 6
Twin Infants 6 2
Missing data 1 2
Newborns evaluated n = 105 n = 92
Live Birth- N (%) 105 (100%) 91 (98.9%)
Stillbirth- N (%) 0 1 (1.1%)
Intubated at delivery - N (%) 6 (5.7%) 6 (6.5%)
Mechanical Ventilation - N (%) 3 (2.8%) 6 (6.5%)
Bradycardia < 110/min - N (%) 2 (1.9%) 4 (4.3%)
Special Care Nursery - N (%) 25 (23.8%) 26 (28.2%)
Neonatal Deaths - N (%) 2 (1.9%) 3 (3.2%)
 Prematurity 0 1
 Unknown 2 2