Trotman-Edwards, Helen L.; Barton-Forbes, Michelle.; Mitchell, V.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Outcome of Neonates Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit at the University Hospital of the West Indies: A 15 Year Review [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
52 Suppl. 5
Objective: To determine the outcome of ventilatory support of neonates admitted to the intensive care unit of the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI). Methods: A retrospective analysis of neonates admitted for ventilatory support to the Intensive Care Unit of the UHWI from January1987 to December 2001, was conducted. Data on demographics, birthweight, diagnosis, length of stay and outcome were extracted from from the case notes. Differences in outcome by gender, weight, diagnosis, length of stay and time period were determined using ANOVA.....