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Table 2 Mode of delivery, maternal and short-term fetal outcome parameters

From: Accuracy of immediate antepartum ultrasound estimated fetal weight and its impact on mode of delivery and outcome - a cohort analysis

Characteristic Patients with EFW (N = 492) Patients without EFW (N = 515) P*
Caesarean delivery, n 45 (9.1%) 26 (5.0%) 0.013
Failure to progress, n 28 (5.7%) 17 (3.3%) 0.069
Nonreassuring fetal assessment 48 (9.8%) 10 (1.9%) < 0.001
Shoulder dystocia 2 (0.4%) 2 (0.4%) 1.000
Perineal tear III°/IV° 1 (0.2%) 2 (0.4%) 1.000
5’APGAR ≤ 7 12 (2.4%) 13 (2.5%) 1.000
Umbilical arterial blood pH < 7.10 6 (1.2%) 3 (0.6%) 0.330
Base excess < −10 mmol/L 10 (2.0%) 7 (1.4%) 0.467
  1. * Fisher’s exact test