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Table 3 Impact of maternal diet on gestational weight gain

From: Impact of excess gestational and post-weaning energy intake on vascular function of swine offspring

  Maternal weights
  NE HE p value
Baseline (kg) 156.08 ± 5.77 155.38 ± 6.11 0.935
1 month (kg) 170.98 ± 5.00 175.8 ± 5.54 0.535
2 month (kg) 177.49 ± 4.82 184.08 ± 5.24 0.379
3 month (kg) 185.17 ± 5.05 195.21 ± 5.31 0.204
Gestational weight gain (kg) 29.08 ± 1.79 39.83 ± 3.19 <0.05*
Lactation (kg) 166.71 ± 6.40 183.2 ± 6.55 0.090
  1. Average weight of normal energy (NE) and high energy (HE) sows across gestation and lactation. Data expressed as means ± standard errors. *Significant differences were observed for total weight gain between the NE and HE groups (P < 0.05).