Table 6

Postoperative serum C-reactive protein (CRP)/albumin ratio below or above the cutoff point (11) in the two groups

CRP/albumin ratio

Group CO

N(%)

Group CHO-P

N(%)


Above

6 (66.7)*

1 (12.5)

Below

3 (33.3)

7 (87.5)

Total

9

8


CO = control group; CHO-P = whey protein group.

.*, p = 0,04

Perrone et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:66   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-66

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