TABLE 5.

Hierarchical Regression Model: Effects of Year 5 Parental Feeding Styles on Year 7 Child BMI z Score

Variable Entryβ
Model 1Model 2
Low-risk families
    Step 1
        Year 5, restriction.20.07
        Year 5, monitoring−.49*−.33
        Year 5, pressure to eat−.32−.11
    Step 2
        Year 3, child BMI z score.57*
High-risk families
    Step 1
        Year 5, restriction.55.39
        Year 5, monitoring.12.10
        Year 5, pressure to eat−.57−.35
    Step 2
        Year 3, Child BMI z score.89*
  • β is the standardized β (regression) coefficient.

  • * P < .006 (Bonferroni correction, α = 0.05/8).

  • P ≤ .05.