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Table 4 NICU graduate clinic follow-up data at 20–24 months on all patients

From: Azithromycin in the extremely low birth weight infant for the prevention of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: a pilot study

Parameter Azithromycin Group (n = 12) Placebo Group (n = 10) p-value
Weight (kg) (range) 9.3 (7.5–11.2) 9.9 (6.7–14.2) 0.4
Length (cm) (range) 75.9 (65–84.7) 78.1 (70–86) 0.31
Head Circumference (cm) (range) 45.9 (43–47.8) 46.3 (42–50) 0.69
Bayley (corrected):    
MDI (range) 89 (68–108) 80 (49–105) 0.1
PDI (range) 84 (55–108) 74 (49–100) 0.09
PLS-4 (standard score):    
Auditory Comprehension 87 (74–109) 82 (62–100) 0.31
Expressive Communication 90 (65–108) 76 (62–108) 0.03
Total Language Score 87 (65–108) 77 (62–105) 0.08
  1. Data were analyzed using ANOVA, with mean and ranges. Abbreviations: MDI (Mental Developmental Index), PDI (Psychomotor Developmental Index) and PLS-4 (Pre-school Language Scale-4).