Table 2

Kilocalories and macronutrients, comparison at baseline and after 6 and 12 months
NGLCD LFD
Baseline 6 months p0-6 12 months p0-12 Baseline 6 months p0-6 12 months p0-12
Kcalories 2247.9 ± 160.3 1909.8 ± 251.3 0.001 1842.8 ± 255.1 0.0001 22213.6 ± 157.7 1900.5 ± 226.7 0.0001 1845.2 ± 240.8 0.001
Protein (g) 91.3 ± 10.1 70.6 ± 11 0.0001 70.7 ± 11.8 0.0001 91 ± 10 90.9 ± 18.1 0.954 90.6 ± 16.8 0.861
Protein (%) 16.2 ± 1.6 14.8 ± 1.3 0.001 15.3 ± 1 0.0001 16.4 ± 1.6 19.9 ± 1.5 0.0001 20 ± 1.3 0.0001
Carbohydrate (g) 280.2 ± 30 265 ± 38.7 0.001 251.6 ± 40.4 0.0001 278.7 ± 32.2 285.2 ± 38.5 0.293 274.8 ± 36.6 0.513
Carbohydrate (%) 49.8 ± 3.4 55.3 ± 2.2 0.001 54.4 ± 2.5 0.0001 50.2 ± 3.3 60.1 ± 1.6 0.032 59.7 ± 1.3 0.0001
Lipid (g) 84.6 ± 10.3 63.5 ± 9.4 0.001 61.4 ± 8.1 0.0001 81.6 ± 1.2 44.6 ± 8.8 0.0001 43.3 ± 7.04 0.0001
Lipid (%) 33.9 ± 3.5 29.9 ± 2.4 0.0001 30.1 ± 2.9 0.0001 33.2 ± 3.5 19.6 ± 1.8 0.0001 20.2 ± 1 0.0001

Values are expressed as mean ± SD.

NGLCD normoglucidic low-calorie diet, LFD low-fat diet.

Rusu et al.

Rusu et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:119   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-119

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