TableĀ 2

Comparison of meconium collection methods

Person involvedNumber of meconium samples collectedNumber of sequential samplesMean time elapsed from collection to storage of samples in minutes (SD)Mean weight of meconium in grams (SD)
Midwife21 (15.4%)1123.76 (32.8)1.83 (2.38)
Researcher30 (22.1%)014.5 (7.5)2.94 (3.16)
Parents85 (62.5%)2925.71 (31.6)1.93 (2.1)