TABLE 5

Aggregated Audit Data on the Prevalence of Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Hypoglycemia at Each Site (n = 42)

n (%)
1. What is the estimated percentage of all asymptomatic infants who are screened for hypoglycemia at your institution per your guidelines or protocol?
 <10%1 (2)
 11%–20%15 (36)
 21%–30%11 (26)
 31%–40%7 (17)
 41%–50%3 (7)
 >50%2 (5)
 Unsure3 (7)
2. What is the estimated percentage of all asymptomatic infants who are diagnosed with hypoglycemia?0 (0)
 <1%2 (5)
 1%–5%16 (38)
 6%–10%8 (19)
 >10%9 (21)
 Unsure7 (17)
3. What is the estimated percentage of infants treated with supplemented feeds with formula for hypoglycemia?0 (0)
 Never1 (2)
 <10%8 (19)
 10%–25%10 (24)
 26%–50%13 (31)
 51%–75%5 (12)
 >75%5 (12)
4. What is the estimated percentage of infants treated with glucose gel for hypoglycemia?0 (0)
 Never24 (57)
 <10%5 (12)
 10%–25%1 (2)
 26%–50%2 (5)
 51%–75%4 (10)
 >75%6 (14)
5. What is the estimated percentage of infants admitted to the NICU for hypoglycemia?
 <10%31 (74)
 10%–25%11 (26)
 26%–50%0 (0)
 51%–75%0 (0)
 >75%0 (0)
6. What is the estimated percentage of infants treated with IV fluids for hypoglycemia?
 Never2 (5)
 <10%31 (74)
 10%–25%9 (21)
 26%–50%0 (0)
 51%–75%0 (0)
 >75%0 (0)