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Table 4 Factors affecting maternal percent body fat with respect to percent body fat at 2 weeks postpartum

From: Effect of infant feeding on maternal body composition

Time point Variable Standardized
coefficients
P-value Adjusted R2
4 Weeks Maternal BMI -0.282 0.202 0.188*
  Average energy intake -0.358 0.102  
  Type of feeding -0.307 0.185  
8 Weeks Maternal BMI 0.485 0.034 0.237♣
  Average energy intake -0.086 0.685  
  Type of feeding -0.426 0.071  
12 Weeks Maternal BMI 0.376 0.109 0.251¥
  Average energy intake -0.179 0.424  
  Type of feeding -0.348 0.153  
  1. *p = 0.047; ♣ p = 0.038; ¥p = 0.035
  2. Type of feeding was coded as 1 = EBF and 2 = MF