Table 3

 Regressions of diet on birth weight (shown per 500 g of birth weight) for all children with diet at any of 8, 18, 43 months or 7 years of age recorded

Nutrient(g/day)AgeBasic model*Adjusted model 1†Adjusted model 2‡
β95% CIpβ95% CIpβ95% CIp
*Adjusted for age, sex, and energy (age and sex only for energy as an outcome). †Adjusted for age, sex, energy, gestational age, parental social class, parental education, birth order, and mid-parental height. ‡Adjusted for age, sex, energy, gestational age, parental social class, parental education, birth order, mid-parental height, and current weight. §N = 1152 for basic model, 677 for adjusted model 1, 675 for adjusted model 2. ¶N = 998 for basic model, 610 for adjusted model 1, 599 for adjusted model 2. **N = 848 for basic model, 527 for adjusted model 1, 521 for adjusted model 2. ††N = 771 for basic model, 497 for adjusted model 1, 492 for adjusted model 2.
Energy(kcal/day)8 months§17.417.53, 27.280.00116.441.71, 31.160.032.90−12.85, 18.650.7
18 months¶27.0713.43, 40.72<0.00136.4315.10, 57.760.00125.432.81, 48.040.03
43 months**23.666.59, 40.720.0128.453.58, 53.320.0316.73−9.35, 42.820.2
7 years††10.86−11.06, 32.780.39.15−24.41, 42.700.6−0.21−34.15, 33.720.99
Total fat(g/day)8 months§−0.06−0.32, 0.210.7−0.21−0.62, 0.210.3−0.14−0.59, 0.310.5
18 months¶−0.06−0.42, 0.310.80.47−0.10, 1.050.10.35−0.26, 0.960.3
43 months**−0.74−1.18, −0.290.001−0.43−1.09, 0.230.2−0.29−0.99, 0.400.4
7 years††−0.10−0.69, 0.490.70.21−0.72, 1.140.70.38−0.56, 1.310.4
Saturated fat(g/day)8 months§0.06−0.12, 0.250.5−0.15−0.43, 0.140.3−0.15−0.45, 0.160.4
18 months¶−0.29−0.57, −0.020.040.11−0.34, 0.570.60.01−0.47, 0.490.97
43 months**−0.70−1.04, −0.37<0.001−0.48−0.97, 0.020.06−0.34−0.85, 0.170.2
7 years††−0.19−0.57, 0.190.3−0.10−0.68, 0.480.70.02−0.57, 0.610.9
Carbohydrate(g/day)8 months§0.12−0.58, 0.830.70.61−0.51, 1.730.30.62−0.58, 1.830.3
18 months¶0.32−0.70, 1.350.5−1.43−3.06, 0.190.08−0.91−2.63, 0.810.3
43 months**2.561.37, 3.75<0.0010.98−0.82, 2.790.30.82−1.07, 2.710.4
7 years††0.87−0.70, 2.450.3−0.52−2.96, 1.910.7−0.69−3.17, 1.780.6
Protein(g/day)8 months§0.07−0.24, 0.380.7−0.09−0.58, 0.410.7−0.20−0.74, 0.340.5
18 months¶−0.16−0.55, 0.230.40.29−0.31, 0.890.40.08−0.56, 0.710.8
43 months**−0.74−1.28, −0.200.010.07−0.79, 0.930.9−0.08−0.98, 0.830.9
7 years††−0.60−1.22, 0.030.060.06−0.95, 1.060.9−0.16−1.18, 0.860.8