Table 3

Hierarchical Regression Model: Child-feeding practices and BMI z score at age 12

Variable entry

β

Final Model

R2 (adjusted)


Boys

0.37

Responsibility

-0.15

Perceived parents weight category

0.11

Perceived child weight category

1.24**

Concern

0.20**

Restriction

0.06

Pressure

-0.11

Monitoring

-0.09

Age 12

-0.05

Perceived maternal BMI

0.09

Girls

0.45

Responsibility

-0.06

Perceived parents overweight

-0.04

Perceived child overweight

1.12**

Concern

0.18**

Restriction

0.08

Pressure

-0.07

Monitoring

0.03

Age 12

0.04

Perceived maternal BMI

0.04


**Significant at P < 0.01.

Mulder et al. Nutrition Journal 2009 8:37   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-8-37

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