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Table 5 Spearman’s correlation between change in weight, BMI Z-scores, infant formula intake, ITQOL Temperament and Moods, ICQ Fussy-Difficult and BEBQ appetite traits at study day 42

From: Health-related quality of life, temperament, and eating behavior among formula-fed infants in the Philippines: a pilot study

At Study Day 42 ITQOL TM ICQ FD ICQ DULL ICQ UA ICQ UP BEBQ EF BEBQ FR BEBQ SE BEBQ SR BEBQ GA
Change in weight from Day 1 0.064 − 0.082 0.058 − 0.122 0.117 − 0.057 0.058 − 0.275 0.198 0.124
BMI Z-score 0.268 −0.106 − 0.259 − 0.249 − 0.108 0.089 −0.022 − 0.176 −0.131 0.235
Formula Intake, ml/day −0.223 0.107 0.212 0.148 0.106 −0.194 −0.011 0.165 −0.358a 0.045
Formula intake, weight adjusted, ml/g body weight −0.298 0.089 0.182 0.178 0.029 −0.182 −0.097 0.251 −0.311 − 0.065
ITQOL TM 1 −0.488b −0.377a − 0.434b −0.465b 0.192 −0.030 − 0.455a −0.072 0.236
ICQ FD   1 0.128 0.594b 0.534b −0.243 − 0.023 0.230 − 0.253 −0.003
  1. aSpearman’s correlation coefficient is significant at an α level of < 0.01
  2. bSpearman’s correlation coefficient is significant at an α level of < 0.05
  3. Abbreviations: ITQOL TM, ITQOL temperament and moods; ICQ FD, ICQ fussy-difficult; ICQ UA, ICQ unadaptable; ICQ UP, ICQ unpredictable; BEBQ EF, BEBQ enjoyment of food; BEBQ FR, BEBQ food responsiveness; BEBQ SE, BEBQ slowness in eating; BEBQ SR, BEBQ satiety responsiveness, and BEBQ GA, BEBQ general appetite