Table 2

Characteristics of Subjects by Group

Age (yrs)

Height (cm)

Weight (kg)

% Body Fat

BMI (kg/m2)

VO2 Max (ml/kg/min)

Urinary N2 (total g/24 hr)


Adults (n = 10)

41.6 ± 8.5

170.6 ± 10.9

73.6 ± 13.2

27.08 ± 5.43

25.1 ± 2.8

36.7 ± 10.7

12.7 ± 3.5

Children (n = 10)

8.7 ± 1.4

136.4 ± 13.6

33.9 ± 13.9

17.35 ± 11.09

17.7 ± 3.9

42.7 ± 9.2

7.5 ± 2.4


BMI: body mass index

Kostyak et al. Nutrition Journal 2007 6:19   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-6-19

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