Table 1

Incidence of resuscitative interventions during 1 year at Stavanger University Hospital

Gestational age group<2828–3334–3637–41≥42Total
Total number of newborns136119043181114693
Interventions provided in13 (100%)47 (77%)19 (10%)199 (4.6%)13 (12.6%)291 (6.2%)
CPAP only024 (39%)7 (3.7%)85 (0.2%)5 (4.5%)121 (2.6%)
Positive pressure ventilation13 (100%)23 (38%)12 (6.3%)114 (2.6%)8 (7.2%)170 (3.6%)
Intubation7 (54%)2 (3.3%)1 (0.5%)9 (0.2%)019 (0.4%)
Chest compression01 (1.6%)1 (0.5%)8 (0.2%)010 (0.2%)
Intravenous epinephrine0003 (0.1%)03 (0.1%)
Intravenous fluid bolus01 (1.6%)2 (1.1%)12 (0.3%)015 (0.3%)
  • Incidence is presented as n (percentage of newborns in the same group).

  • CPAP, continuous positive airway pressure.