Table 4

Nutritional status before and after supplementation
 Micronutrient Before (B) n=41 [Mean ± SD] After (A) n=36 [Mean ± SD] p-value
Weight [kg] 76.15 ± 13.79 76.41 ± 13.64 n.s.
BMI [kg/m2] 26.95 ± 3.45 27.06 ± 3.35 n.s.
MNA [points]
Well-nourished 25.76 ± 1.46 25.84 ± 1.95 n.s.
Risk of malnutrition 21.93 ± 1.45 22.75 ± 1.25 P <0.05
Undernutrition - - n.s.

n.s. = not significant, BMI=Body mass index, MNA=Mini nutritional assessment.

von Arnim et al.

von Arnim et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:148   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-148

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