Table 1

After baby’s birth, perinatal data to be collected from the mother and baby’s electronic medical record

Birth data to be collected
Onset of labourGestational age at birthAntenatal steroids
Mode of deliveryBirth weightOther antenatal medications
Placental histopathologyGenderMaternal medical history:
Apgar scores at 1 and 5 min
  • Diabetes

Umbilical artery cord potential hydrogen (pH)
  • Renal disease

Base excess
  • Hypertension

LactateDemographic, medical and obstetric history from participant questionnaire