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Table 3 Comparison between infant feeding practice knowledge scores and infant feeding practices of mothers living with HIV

From: Determinants of infant feeding practices among mothers living with HIV attending prevention of mother to child transmission Clinic at Kiambu Level 4 hospital, Kenya: a cross-sectional study

Infant feeding practices n Mean knowledge scores (95% CI) SD df f ANOVA
p-value
Children 0–5 months   2 4.36 0.016*
 Exclusive breastfeeding 55 6.47 (6.17–6.78) 1.14    
 Replacement feeding 8 6.63 (5.86–7.39) 0.92    
 Mixed feeding 14 5.50 (4.76–6.24) 1.29    
 Total 77 6.31 (6.04–6.58) 1.19    
Children 6–12 months   1 0.30 0.587
 Complementary feeding breast milk 65 6.32 (5.95–6.70) 1.50    
 Complementary feeding with no breast milk 38 6.50 (5.93–7.07) 1.74    
 Total 103 6.39 (6.08–6.70) 1.59    
  1. *Significance at p < 0.05