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Table 1 Baseline maternal and infant demographic characteristics

From: Reduced crying in term infants fed high beta-palmitate formula: a double-blind randomized clinical trial

  LBP HBP BF
(n = 28) (n = 30) (n = 25)
Maternal age, years 33.3 ± 0.8 32.3 ± 0.6 31.6 ± 0.8
Maternal education (% of women with >12 years of education) 53.6%* 60.0%* 92.0%
Primigravida (%) 21.4% 16.7% 32.0%
Gestational age, weeks 39.1 ± 0.2* 39.1 ± 0.2* 39.7 ± 0.2
Type of delivery (% vaginal) 57.1% 72.4% 68.0%
Twins (%) 21.4%* 26.7%* 0.0%
Gender (% male) 46.4% 60.0% 68.0%
Birth weight, kg 3.2 ± 0.5 3.1 ± 0.6 3.4 ± 0.4
  1. Mean ± SEM.
  2. *p < 0.05 compared to BF.