From: Gut microbiota of preterm infants supplemented with probiotics: sub-study of the ProPrems trial
Specimens collected during supplementation period N=142^{a} |
Specimens collected post supplementation period N=62^{a} | |||||||
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Genus |
Probiotic % abundance mean (SD) (N = 80) |
Placebo % abundance mean (SD) (N = 62) | AOR^{b} (95% CI) | P value |
Probiotic % abundance mean (SD) (N = 41) |
Placebo % abundance mean (SD) (N = 21) | AOR^{c} (95% CI) | P value |
Bifidobacterium | 40.5 (31.9) | 14.4 (26.7) | 17.22 (3.49–84.99) | < 0.001 | 28.7 (31.2) | 26.9 (27.0) | 0.99 (0.30–3.26) | 0.99 |
Enterococcus | 3.3 (8.9) | 10.0 (20.8) | 0.27 (0.09–0.82) | 0.02 | 4.9 (14.6) | 1.7 (1.9) | 0.36 (0.11–1.17) | 0.09 |