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Table 9 Condition of baby after birth among cases and controls

From: Birth attendance and magnitude of obstetric complications in Western Kenya: a retrospective case–control study

  Case Control P-value
Condition of baby after birth n (227) (%) N (183) (%)
Cried immediately 162 (71.4) 171 (93.4) p < 0.01
Baby was not okay; was taken to nursery/new born unit/health facility 41 (18.1) 11 (6.0) p < 0.01
Was born dead/died immediately was born 21 (9.3) 1 (0.5) p < 0.01
Others 3 (1.3) 0 (0.0) p < 0.01
Total 227 (100.0) 183 (100.0)