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Table 5 Comparison of birth outcomes between study groups

From: Maternal nutritional adequacy and gestational weight gain and their associations with birth outcomes among Vietnamese women

Growth parametersEstimate (95% CI)p-value
Intervention (n = 104)Control (n = 100)
Birth weight (g)92 (8176)Reference0.0312a
Birth length (cm)0.1 (− 0.3, 0.6)Reference0.5452 a
Birth head circumference (cm)0.3 (0.0, 0.6)Reference0.0886 a
Birth weight-for-age z-score0.25 (0.05, 0.45)Reference0.0141b
Birth length-for-age z-score0.18 (−0.10, 0.46)Reference0.2116b
Birth head circumference-for-age z-score0.31 (0.00, 0.62)Reference0.0487b
  1. ap-value is from ANCOVA analysis controlling for treatment group, gestational age and infant sex
  2. b p-value from ANCOVA analysis controlling for treatment group, mother’s age, mother’s nutritional status at baseline, socioeconomic status, gestational age and infant’s sex