Table 3: Descriptive statistics for all measured variables when pooled across all textured pacifiers ( < 0.05).

TexturedSmooth Sig.η²

Total compressions196.73 (34.27)212.64 (44.29)6.5610.0110.037
Non-NNS events20.2 (16.06)16.6 (21.41)1.6170.2050.009
NNS cycles88.12 (15.96)98.02 (18.0)9.9790.0020.055
NNS bursts17.72 (5.66)15.09 (4.97)7.7450.0060.043
NNS cycles/burst11.04 (7.02)15.2 (12.19)7.875 0.0060.044
NNS cycles % total89.23 (8.36)92.49 (6.11)5.7790.0170.033
Pressure amplitude17.45 (9.48)23.13 (7.76)14.0090.0000.075
STI73.56 (7.5)70.06 (10.44)5.8160.0170.033