Mean kilocalories consumed during the preload and in the absence of hunger by the child’s weight status. P values from t tests to compare mean kilocalories consumed per each condition by child weight status among 60 young children participating in an experiment to measure EAH. Overweight or obese defined as ≥85th percentile for age- and sex-adjusted BMI.
Distribution of kilocalories consumed in the absence of hunger by TV advertisement condition. P values from t tests to compare mean kilocalories consumed by advertisement condition among 60 young children participating in an experiment to measure EAH.
Parental feeding restriction (range: 1–5),c mean (SD)
Calories consumed during preload phase, mean (SD)
Taste test results: liked snack foods, n (%)
↵a Calculated from an unpaired 2-tailed t-test with an unequal variance assumption to analyze the difference in means, or a χ2 test to analyze the difference in proportions when expected cell counts were >5 and Fisher’s exact test when expected cell counts were <5.
↵b Based on US. Centers for Disease Control 2000 growth charts.18
↵c From the parental restriction subscale of the Child Feeding Questionnaire.19