Table 3

Children's ranking of powdered milks collapsed across preference categories

FOOD ITEM

1ST

2ND

3RD

4TH

MEDIAN RANK OF FOODS


XYLITOL 0.042 g/mla

18

3

1

3

1

XYLITOL 0.021 g/mlb

1

8

13

3

3

SORBITOL 0.042 g/mlc

6

12

6

1

2

MILK ALONEd

0

2

5

18

4


Friedman ANOVA, N = 25, df = 3, Chi Square = 36.1, p < .000001. Food items labeled with different letters differ significantly from each other by sign test (p < 0.05).

Castillo et al. BMC Oral Health 2005 5:6   doi:10.1186/1472-6831-5-6

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