Table 2

Characteristics of the food intake in obese adolescents
Variables Baseline After 1 year
Energy intake (kcal) 1988.04 ± 632.91 1226.77 ± 392.66*
Carbohydrate (g) 235.34 ± 92.24 169.54 ± 47.35*
Carbohydrate (%) 49.48 ± 7.04 58.39 ± 14.30*
Protein (g) 94.42 ± 36.98 53.08 ± 18.58*
Protein (%) 18.58 ± 4.33 17.32 ± 3.83
Lipids (g) 71.75 ± 29.91 37.72 ± 19.28*
Lipid (%) 32.03 ± 4.63 26.20 ± 7.9*

* After 1 year vs. Baseline data p ≤ 0.01.

Lira et al.

Lira et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:74   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-74

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