Table 2

Reasons given by Subjects for dropping out of the Study.

Group #

Number of Subjects

Reason for drop out


OP

2

Reported no improvement in their condition


1

Nausea and vomiting; Malaria attack


1

Moved out of town


3

No reason given



OT

1

Reported improvement as too slow


1

Tested positive for hepatitis


1

Moved out of town


3

No reason given



NP

7

Reported no improvement in their condition


1

Nausea


1

Started weight management program


1

Started fasting and stopped treatment


3

No reason given



NT

1

Malaria attack


1

Nausea


1

Started fasting and stopped treatment


6

No reason given


Oben et al. Nutrition Journal 2009 8:38   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-8-38

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