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TABLE B-30
2000 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
                                                    COMPLICATIONS OF THE NEWBORN*
                                                         NUMBER AND PERCENT


               ITEM                    NUMBER    PERCENT                   ITEM                             NUMBER    PERCENT
---------------------------------------------    -------    ---------------------------------------------   ------    -------
ABNORMAL CONDITIONS OF THE NEWBORN                          CONGENITAL ANOMALIES OF CHILD

Anemia (Hct.<39 / Hgb.<13)                2      <0.1       Anencephalus                                        1       0.02
Birth injury                             35       0.5       Spina bifida/Meningocele                            3       0.05
Fetal alcohol syndrome                    0       0.0       Hydrocephalus                                       1       0.02
Hyaline membrane disease/RDS             32       0.5       Microcephalus                                       2       0.03
Meconium aspiration syndrome             12       0.2       Other central nervous system anomalies              0       0.00
Assisted ventilation <30 min.           194       3.0       Heart malformations                                 5       0.08
Assisted ventilation >30 min.            54       0.8       Other circulatory/respiratory anomalies             3       0.05
Seizures                                  7       0.1       Rectal atresia/stenosis                             1       0.02
Other                                   203       3.1       Tracheo-esophageal fistula/Esophageal atresia       3       0.05
                                                            Omphalocele/Gastroschisis                           0       0.00
None                                   5984      92.0       Other gastrointestinal anomalies                    1       0.02
Unknown                                  40       0.6       Malformed genitalia                                12       0.19
One only                                419       6.4       Renal agenesis                                      0       0.00
More than one                            58       0.9       Other urogenital anomalies                          9       0.14
                                                            Cleft lip/palate                                    7       0.11
                                                            Polydactyly/Syndactyly/Adactyly                     7       0.11
                                                            Club foot                                           7       0.11
                                                            Diaphragmatic hernia                                0       0.00
                                                            Other musculoskeletal/integumental anomalies        6       0.09
                                                            Down's syndrome                                     6       0.09
                                                            Other chromosomal anomalies                         1       0.02
                                                            Other                                              33       0.51

                                                            None                                             6357      97.79
                                                            Unknown                                            46       0.71
                                                            One only                                           91       1.40
                                                            More than one                                       7       0.11
                    
* THERE MAY BE INCONSISTENCIES AMONG HOSPITALS IN THE REPORTING OF COMPLICATIONS.


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