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Table 1 Distribution of delivery modes in various gestational ages among children

From: Elective caesarean section on maternal request prior to 39 gestational weeks and childhood psychopathology: a birth cohort study in China

Children with various gestational weeks Delivery mode
Vaginal delivery (n = 1148) ECS with medical indications (n = 1154) ECS on maternal request (n = 693) Emergency caesarean section (n = 324)
< 39 weeks (n = 920) 307/33.4 392/42.6 153/16.6 68/7.4
39–40 weeks (n = 2040) 720/35.3 652/32.0 483/23.7 185/9.1
≥41 weeks (n = 359) 121/33.7 110/30.6 57/15.9 71/19.8