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Table 1 Characteristics of mothers and their newborns

From: Docosahexaenoic acid in maternal and neonatal plasma phospholipids and milk lipids of Taiwanese women in Kinmen: fatty acid composition of maternal blood, neonatal blood and breast milk

Maternal (n = 42) Mean (SD)
 Age (yrs) 28.7 (3.7)
 Weight (kg) 62.1 (11.2)
 Height (cm) 160 (44)
 Gestational week 39.1 (1.2)
 Parity 1.6 (0.8)
Neonate (n = 42)  
 Weight (g) 3,153 (372)
 Length (cm) 48.8 (3.5)
 Head circumference (cm) 33.2 (2.8)
  1. SD, Standard deviation.