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Table 2 Risk perception of mortality compared with NICHD Neonatal Research Network calculator

From: Effect of written outcome information on attitude of perinatal healthcare professionals at the limit of viability: a randomized study

GA (wks) NICHD calculator Optimistic information, mean (+/−SD) P value* Pessimistic information, mean (+/− SD) P value**
23 89% 0.87 (0.15) 0.545 0.90 (0.08) 0.218
24 70% 0.71 (0.12) 0.306 0.73 (0.13) 0.049
25 15% 0.50 (0.11) < 0.001 0.54 (0.08) < 0.001
  1. *Significant difference between “NICHD Neonatal Research Network calculator” [3] and optimistic information. **Significant difference between “NICHD Neonatal Research Network calculator” and pessimistic information