TABLE 1

Baseline characteristics in 26 Chinese newborns

CharacteristicsaMean (SD)Median (range)
GA (wk)33.0 (4.2)32.6 (26.0–39.3)
PNA (days)28.7 (22.3)20.0 (3.0–70.0)
PMA (wk)37.1 (5.7)38.5 (27.1–46.0)
Birth wt (g)2,161.2 (660.8)2,160.0 (1,260.0–4,200.0)
Current wt (g)2,074.1 (896.1)2,350.0 (690.0–3,800.0)
Creatinine concn (μmol/liter) in serum46.0 (18.5)39.0 (26.0–85.0)
Ganciclovir concn (μg/ml) in plasma1.9 (1.5)1.4 (0.3–5.7)
  • a GA, gestational age at birth; PMA, postmenstrual age; PNA, postnatal age.