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Table 3 Psychological assessment using Bayley Scales of Infant Development II at 30 months of age

From: Impact of emollient therapy for preterm infants in the neonatal period on child neurodevelopment in Bangladesh: an observational cohort study

Category Control (n=29) Aquaphor (n=34) OR (95% CI) Aquaphor vs. control p value Sunflower seed oil (SSO) (n=32) OR (95% CI) SSO vs. control p value Total (n=95)
Mental Development Index
 No disabilitya 20 (69.0%) 25 (73.5%)    21 (65.6%)    66 (68.5%)
 Disabilityb 9 (31.0%) 9 (26.5%) 0.80 (0.23–2.77) 0.689 11 (34.4%) 1.16 (0.35–3.93) 0.781 29 (30.5%)
Psychomotor Development Index
 No disabilitya 13 (44.8%) 27 (79.4%)    20 (62.5%)    60 (63.2%)
 Disabilityb 16 (55.2%) 7 (23.6%) 0.21 (0.06–0.72) 0.004 12 (37.5%) 0.49 (0.15–1.52) 0.167 35 (36.8%)
  1. aScore >85
  2. bScore <85