Association Between Bottle Size and Formula Intake in 2-Month-Old Infants

Charles T. Wood, Asheley C. Skinner, H. Shonna Yin, Russell L. Rothman, Lee M. Sanders, Alan M Delamater, Sophie N. Ravanbakht, Eliana M. Perrin

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Objective: To determine range of bottle sizes used and examine the relationship between bottle size and total daily consumption of infant formula. Methods: Cross-sectional analysis of baseline data collected as part of Greenlight, a cluster randomized trial to prevent childhood obesity at 4 pediatric resident clinics. The Greenlight study included healthy, term infants. For our analysis, parents of exclusively formula-fed infants reported volume per feed, number of feeds per day, and bottle size, which was dichotomized into small (

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAcademic Pediatrics
StateAccepted/In press - May 4 2015



  • Bottle size
  • Formula feeding
  • Infant growth

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Wood, C. T., Skinner, A. C., Yin, H. S., Rothman, R. L., Sanders, L. M., Delamater, A. M., Ravanbakht, S. N., & Perrin, E. M. (Accepted/In press). Association Between Bottle Size and Formula Intake in 2-Month-Old Infants. Academic Pediatrics.