TABLE 3

Multivariable Analysis: Odds of Exclusive Breastfeeding at 3 Time Points: Discharge and Newborn and 2-Week Outpatient Visits

Odds of Exclusive Breastfeeding at Time of Discharge (n = 797)Odds of Exclusive Breastfeeding at Newborn Outpatient Visit (≈1–2 d) (n = 747)Odds of Exclusive Breastfeeding at 2-week Outpatient Visit (n = 496)
Adjusted OR (95% CI)Adjusted OR (95% CI)Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Time of circumcision1.01 (0.99–1.00)1.00 (0.99–1.02)0.99 (0.98–1.01)
Birth weight1.00 (0.99–1.00)NANA
Length of hospital stay0.54 (0.41–0.72)**0.90 (0.68–1.20)NA
Parity (first child versus >1 child)1.19 (0.83–1.70)1.13 (0.80–1.60)NA
Race (white versus other)1.82 (1.28–2.56)**2.00 (1.45–2.78)**1.64 (1.09–2.44)*
Delivery method (vaginal versus cesarean delivery)1.56 (1.04–2.34)*1.35 (0.89–2.01)NA
Active duty mother0.92 (0.6–1.39)0.85 (0.56–1.29)NA
Presence of father/spouse1.70 (0.95–3.01)1.61 (0.91–2.90)2.30 (1.22–4.34)**
Sponsor rank (officer versus enlisted)NANA1.87 (1.03–3.39)*
  • Adjusted OR controls for other characteristics in the model. Three separate multivariable logistic regression models were developed for each of the 3 time points above (discharge, the newborn visit, and the 2-week visit). NA, not applicable.

  • * P < .05; ** P < .01.