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Table 3 The breast milk macronutrients composition concentrations (Mean ± SD) of lactating women by quartile categories of dietary patterns

From: Dietary patterns and their association with breast milk macronutrient composition among lactating women

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Pattern 1   
 Protein1.79(0.79)1.43(0.83)1.20(0.61)1.06(0.42)12.043216< 0.001
 Fat3.30(1.17)3.23(1.51)3.10(1.45)3.18(1.58)0.1932160.90
 Lactose6.32(0.43)6.49(0.48)6.61(0.31)6.62(0.27)7.323216< 0.001
 Total dry matter12.45(1.10)12.07(1.66)11.76(1.51)11.71(1.64)2.8832160.04
 Energy63.79(12.34)63.00(13.46)61.47(13.10)61.44(14.51)0.4232160.74
Pattern 2   
 Protein1.16(0.39)1.29(0.72)1.31(0.53)1.71(1.03)6.093216< 0.001
 Fat2.93(1.30)3.15(1.41)3.52(1.60)3.21(1.36)1.5832160.19
 Lactose6.50(0.45)6.52(0.47)6.56(0.28)6.46(0.37)0.5632160.64
 Total dry matter11.49(1.36)11.86(1.62)12.30(1.64)12.33(1.30)3.9832160.01
 Energy58.96(12.07)61.69(13.08)64.34(16.30)64.71(10.74)2.2532160.08
Pattern 3   
 Protein1.21(0.69)1.39(0.72)1.31(0.39)1.57(0.97)2.5432160.06
 Fat3.47(1.40)3.06(1.50)3.38(1.32)2.90(1.45)2.0232160.11
 Lactose6.52(0.33)6.50(0.42)6.46(0.49)6.57(0.34)0.7632160.52
 Total dry matter12.13(1.49)11.85(1.55)12.08(1.49)11.93(1.55)0.4032160.75
 Energy64.40(12.58)61.31(13.14)62.34(14.62)61.65(13.00)0.5932160.62
  1. The significant test values of ANOVA will expressed by Fα,(ν1,ν2). Fα,(ν1,ν2): α = 0.05, ν1: degrees of freedom for between groups, ν2:Degrees of freedom for within groups