Table 2

Energy intake during the first 8 weeks

Week Group TF Group C
172 (65, 78)69 (61, 77)
2105 (96, 110)103 (94, 107)
3113 (102, 130)102 (89, 121)
4129 (111, 135)126 (109, 133)
5134 (120, 135)132 (117, 135)
6135 (120, 135)132 (119, 135)
7135 (132, 135)133 (130, 135)
8135 (132, 135)134 (131, 135)
Whole period of first
6 postnatal weeks
104 (100, 112)102 (95, 110)
Whole period of first
8 postnatal weeks
130 (122, 140)130 (119, 138)
  • Figures denote median (interquartile range) daily kcal/kg energy intake during each postnatal week.