TABLE 1

Nutritional Status of Subjects by Age

6 Weeks10 Weeks15 WeeksP
Weight-for-length
z Score, mean ± SD.−0.314 ± 1.044−0.256 ± 1.051−0.317 ± 1.221.29a
 < −2 z scores, n (%)2 (4.2)4 (8.3)4 (8.3).65b
Length-for-age
z Score,mean ± SD.−0.991 ± 1.091−0.914 ± 0.988−0.975 ± 0.869.62c
 < −2 z scores, n (%)7 (14.6)7 (14.6)5 (10.4).78b
Weigh-for-age
z Score,Mean ± SD.−1.139 ± 0.970−0.981 ± 0.977−0.963 ± 1.004.16a
 < −2 z scores, n (%)5 (10.4)5 (10.4)6 (12.5).93b
  • N = 48.

  • a Repeated-measures analysis of variance of ranks.

  • b χ2 Test.

  • c Repeated-measures analysis of variance.