TABLE 5

EOS Cases During the Study Periods

Case CohortSymptomsRisk FactorsEstimated Probability of SepsisOrganism
At BirthAfter Clinical Examination
1 Pre-SRCRespiratory distress treated with CPAPGA: 40 4/7 wk1.547.66E coli
Maternal Tmax: 101.8°F
ROM: 39.1 h
GBS status: negative
Intrapartum antibiotics: broad-spectrum given 2.5 h before delivery
2 Post-SRCNone at birthGA: 37 3/7 wk0.30N/AGBS
Lethargy and tachypnea at 36 h of ageMaternal Tmax: 98.9°F
ROM: 14.8 h
GBS status: negative
Intrapartum antibiotics: none
3 Post-SRCNoneGA: 40 1/7 wk11.454.72E coli
Maternal Tmax: 102.8°F
ROM: 53.0 h
GBS status: negative
Intrapartum antibiotics: none
4 Post-SRCNoneGA: 40 0/7 wk3.411.40E coli
Maternal Tmax: 102.2°F
ROM: 12.3 h
GBS status: negative
Intrapartum antibiotics: none
  • CPAP, continuous positive airway pressure; GA, gestational age; maternal Tmax, maximum maternal temperature recorded during labor up to and including 60 min after infant birth; N/A, not applicable.