Table 1

Characteristics of men and women.

Men (n = 19)

Women (n = 19)

Pa


Age (y)

25.6 ± 8.6

24.9 ± 9.3

n.s.

Height (cm)

180.2 ± 7.7

168.6 ± 6.4

<.0001

Body weight (kg)

80.1 ± 8.8

71.6 ± 9.4

<.01

BMI (kg/m2)

24.8 ± 3.4

25.2 ± 3.2

n.s.

Waist circumference (cm)

86.4 ± 9.7

79.9 ± 9.9

<.05

Hip circumference (cm)

103.7 ± 5.5

105.5 ± 5.1

n.s.

Dietary restraint score

4.7 ± 3.7

7.5 ± 4.0

<.05

Disinhibition score

3.9 ± 1.4

5.1 ± 2.9

n.s.

Feeling of hunger score

3.1 ± 2.3

5.6 ± 3.4

<.01


Values are mean ± SD

aP-value: differences between men and women (unpaired Student's t-tests)

n.s. = non-significant

Lemmens et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:136   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-136

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