Table 3

Total (TGVd), Proximal (PVd) and Distal Gastric (DVd) Volumes at maximum satiety following a 300 ml beverage during the experiments carried out with solid and liquid meals

Solid Meal Experiment

(ml)

Liquid Meal Experiment

(ml)


TGVd

PVd

DVd

TGVd

PVd

DVd


Water [10]

456 ± 54

395 ± 45

65 ± 18

510 ± 85

467 ± 80

34 ± 6*

B - CO2 [10]

466 ± 40

407 ± 33

59 ± 14

493 ± 63

464 ± 58

24 ± 6*

B + CO2 [10]

484 ± 35

420 ± 29

63 ± 9

513 ± 78

477 ± 70

28 ± 5*


Values are expressed as differences from basal volumes (Delta Volume) and as mean ± SE.

B - CO2: Beverage without carbon dioxide; B + CO2: Beverage with carbon dioxide; the number of experiments is given in brackets; *p < 0.05 vs Distal Volume of Solid Meal Experiment.

Cuomo et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:114   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-114

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