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Table 4 Reported gastroenteritis and ear infections according to study group (n(%))

From: Infant feeding bottle design, growth and behaviour: results from a randomised trial

  Bottle A Bottle B Breast-fed
Gastroenteritis    
First 4 weeks* 1 (3) 0 4 (6)
4 weeks-3 mo** 3 (11) 2 (8) 2 (3)
Ear infections    
First 4 weeks* 0 1 (4) 0
4 weeks-3 months** 2 (7) 0 1 (2)
  1. * percentages relate to all infants seen at 4 weeks
  2. ** percentages relate to all infants seen at 3 months