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Table 7 Changes in Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) and Respiratory Quotient (RQ) by group

From: Effects of dairy intake on weight maintenance

  Baseline 3 Month 9 Month
  LD RD LD RD LD RD
RMR* 1881 ± 320 1901 ± 344 1689 ± 301 1701 ± 304 1751 ± 340 1831 ± 343
RQ*† 0.77 ± 0.06 0.76 ± 0.05 0.74 ± 0.04 0.74 ± 0.05 0.77 ± 0.05 0.76 ± 0.06
  1. Values are means ± standard deviation. LD = low dairy; RD = recommended dairy. *Significant change from baseline to 3 months (p < 0.0001). †Significant difference in the change between 3 to 9 months between groups (p < 0.01).