Table 2

‚ÄÉNumber and percentage of children with hypoglycaemia according to different definitions in 75 healthy term LGA newborns

ReferenceDefinition of hypoglycaemia (in mmol/l)No. of children with hypoglycaemia% of children with hypoglycaemia
Zwolle<2.2 1 h after birth, <2.5 subsequently6080%
Srinivasan et al12<2.2 during the 1st day of life, <2.5 subsequently3445%
Cornblath et al2<2.5 at any time point6688%
<2.0 at any time point4256%
<1.4 at any time point1419%