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Table 2 Multivariate linear model of factors associated with change in body temperature during transport

From: Assessment of rewarming methods in unplanned out-of-hospital births from a prospective cohort

VariablesAdjusted temperature difference, °C (95% CI)
Outside temperature (per 10 °C)0.16 (0.08; 0.24)
Weeks of gestation0.04 (0.003; 0.08)
Weight (per kg)0.25 (0.10; 0.39)
Rewarming methods
 Plastic bag + cap + skin-to-skinreference
 Plastic bag + cap−0.18 (−0.32; −0.05)
 Skin-to-skin + cap−0.15 (−0.31; 0.01)
 Incubator0.33 (0.13; 0.52)
Initial body temperature (per °C)−0.53 (− 0.59; − 0.46)
  1. 95% CI 95% confidence interval