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Published online 2012 April 4. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-43

Table 6

Predictors of successful extubation

Variable*Odds Ratio (95% CI)P value
Mode of CPAP1.51 (0.71, 3.20)0.28

Birth weight in increments of 100 grams1.49 (1.11, 1.82)0.003

Female1.84 (0.87, 3.92)0.11

Antenatal steroids1.01 (0.98, 1.05)0.47

Age at time of first extubation0.31 (0.08, 1.32)0.11

Accidental extubation0.81 (0.30, 2.14)0.67

* CPAP = Continuous positive airway pressure, CI = Confidence interval