Sex specific birthweight percentiles by gestational age for New Zealand.

@article{Thompson1994SexSB,
  title={Sex specific birthweight percentiles by gestational age for New Zealand.},
  author={John M D Thompson and Edwin A Mitchell and Barry Borman},
  journal={The New Zealand medical journal},
  year={1994},
  volume={107 970},
  pages={1-3}
}
AIM To produce sex specific percentiles by gestational age for New Zealand infants. METHODS Gestational age (completed weeks) and birthweight (10 g multiples) was obtained for all births in New Zealand in 1990 and 1991. Outliers were identified and removed, the data was normalised at each gestational age and percentiles produced. RESULTS The percentile charts were produced for gestational ages 24 to 44 weeks by sex of infant. There was an approximate difference of 100 g between male and… CONTINUE READING