Table 5

Outcome measurements pilot group
Baseline (n=13) T1 = 4 months (n=13) 95%CI
Weight (kg) 114.8 106.0*** [5.2-12.4]
Waist circumference (cm) 121.4 113.7** [3.2-12.2]
Systolic BP (mmHg) 144.6 127.9* [1.1-32.2]
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 86.1 78.0 [−0.4-16.7]
Total cholesterol (mmol/l) 5.0 4.5 [−0.2-1.3]
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l) 1.7 1.3 [−0.3-1.3]
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l) 2.6 2.5 [−0.3-0.5]
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 3.6 2.6 [−1.1-3.0]
HbA1c (mmol/mol) 66.3 66.6 [−9.8-9.1]
Insulin (IU) 82.3 32.3* [7.3-94.7]
Depression score (HAD) 5.7 4.6 [−1.5-3.7]
>8 = (sub)clinical

Paired samples T-test *p<0.05 **p<0.01 ***p<0.001.

Berk et al.

Berk et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:1026   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-1026

Open Data