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Table 3 Associations between breastfeeding duration and childhood obesity

From: The association between breastfeeding and childhood obesity: a meta-analysis

Breastfeeding duration No. of studies AOR (95% CI) fixed-effected
<3 months 16 0.90 (0.84, 0.95)
3-4.9 months 8 0.88 (0.79, 0.97)
5-6.9 months 9 0.83 (0.76, 0.90)
≥7 months 18 0.79 (0.70, 0.88)
  1. Abbreviation: CI confidence interval, AOR adjusted odds ratio.