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Table 4 Daily intake of patients throughout the study (Kcal/Kg/day)

From: Controlled, double-blind, randomized clinical trial to evaluate the impact of fruit juice consumption on the evolution of infants with acute diarrhea

  Apple Juice n = 30 White Grape Juice n = 30 Water* n = 30 P value
  χ SD χ SD χ SD  
Total Calories 95.84 22.42 98.65 30.52 81.43 23.09 0.02*
Milk Formula 54.49 23.43 50.21 34.57 52.68 17.93 0.81
Breast Milk 08.71 11.57 15.80 18.56 05.45 10.96 0.06
Water 30.67 9.25 30.27 09.57 26.98 9.37 0.25
ORS 45.52 31.17 39.12 25.10 25.10 17.91 0.01**
"Juices" 18.61 3.93 20.98 5.35 17.32x 4.37 0.01***
Total Liquids 157.90 38.26 158.42 50.35 127.70 28.25 0.001****
Complementary Foods 23.90 11.61 25.12 13.97 26.92 11.59 0.64
  1. * Significant differences for Juice Groups vs Water, by ANOVA (Bonferroni)
  2. ** Significant differences for Water vs both juice groups
  3. *** Significant differences for WGJ vs each other group
  4. **** Significant Differences for Water vs each other group
  5. x Colored flavored water to resemble juice
  6. Data are means +/- SD