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Table 4 Compared milk-feeding practices of the two weaning groups

From: Introduction and feeding practices of solid food in preterm infants born in Salzburg!

  weaned < 17 weeks
n = 35 (51.5%)
weaned ≥ 17 weeks
n = 33 (48.5%)
 
  n = (%) n = (%) p-value
Ever breastfed n = 31 (88.6) n = 33 (100) ns
Exclusively breastfed at 17 weeks corr.age n = (0) n = 15 (45.5) 0
Partially breastfed +formula at 17 weeks corr.age n = 4 (11.4) n = 6 (18.2) ns
Partially breastfed +solids at 17 weeks corr.age n = 8 (22.9) n = 2 (6.1) ns
Partially breastfed +solids and formula at 17 weeks corr. Age n = 2 (5.7) n = 0 (0) ns
Completely stopped
breastfeeding
before 17 weeks corr.age
n = 21 (60) n = 10 (30.3) 0.017
Ever formula-fed n = 31 (88.6) n = 16 (48.5) 0.001
Ever received preterm formula N = 17 (48.6) N = 8 (24.2) 0.047