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Table 3 Correlates of FM% in infants at 6 months

From: Anthropometric and clinical correlates of fat mass in healthy term infants at 6 months of age

Variable B IC 95% Eta partial squared p R2
(R2 adjusted)
Model 1 0.500
(0.463)
 Skinfolds sum 0.823 0.611 – 1.035 0.387 < 0.0001
 Length 0.209 -0.164 – 0.582 0.013 0.268
 Sex [female] 3.844 0.415 – 7.272 0.050 0.028
 Exclusive/Predominant Breastfeeding 6.399 2.809 – 9.988 0.118 0.001
 Breastfeeding up to 6 months + Formula 3.740 0.572 – 6.907 0.055 0.021
 Breastfeeding < 6 months + Formula Reference    
Model 2 0.552
(0.513)
 Skinfold sum 0.572 0.319 – 0.825 0.178 < 0.0001
 Waist circumference 0.720 0.283 – 1.157 0.103 0.002
 Length -0.090 -0.489 – 0.309 0.002 0.654
 Sex [female] 3.203 −0.085 – 6.492 0.039 0.056
 Exclusive/Predominant Breastfeeding 5.960 2.531 – 9.388 0.114 0.001
 Breastfeeding up to 6 months + Formula 2.964 -0.088 – 6.107 0.038 0.057
 Breastfeeding < 6 months + Formula Reference    
Model 3 0.443
(0.401)
 Triceps Skinfold 1.746 1.220 – 2.271 0.316 < 0.0001
 Length 0.301 -0.090 – 0.692 0.024 0.130
 Sex [female] 3.862 0.223 – 7.500 0.045 0.038
 Exclusive/Predominant Breastfeeding 6.292 2.498 – 10.087 0.103 0.001
 Breastfeeding up to 6 months + Formula 4.164 0.784 – 7.543 0.060 0.016
 Breastfeeding < 6 months + Formula Reference    
Model 4 0.531
(0.491)
 Triceps Skinfold 1.117 0.547 – 1.686 0.140 < 0.0001
 Waist circumference 0.883 0.464 – 1.303 0.158 < 0.0001
 Length -0.102 -0.510 – 0.307 0.003 0.622
 Sex [female] 3.105 -0.271 – 6.842 0.035 0.071
 Exclusive/Predominant Breastfeeding 5.820 2.312 – 9.328 0.105 0.001
 Breastfeeding up to 6 months + Formula 3.086 -0.074 – 6.246 0.039 0.055
 Breastfeeding < 6 months + Formula Reference    
  1. n = 102 infants; FM%: Fat mass percentage
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