TABLE 3.

Study group characteristicsa

ParameterResult (%) for group:
ProbioticPlacebo
Gender (female)62.265.6
Mode of delivery
    Spontaneous13.59.4
    Cesarean86.590.6
Birth type
    Single56.853.1
    Twins37.834.4
    Triplets5.412.5
  • a The probiotic and placebo groups contained 37 and 32 infants, respectively.