Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Characteristics of study population (n = 24) measured on test days1

From: Variation in metabolic responses to meal challenges differing in glycemic index in healthy women: Is it meaningful?

  Weight (kg) BMI (kg/m2) Age (y) FFM (kg) FM (kg)
HGI 76.4 ± 6.0 27.2 ± 1.3 30.2 ± 8.4 46.8 ± 4.7 29.7 ± 2.6
LGI 76.1 ± 5.8 27.1 ± 1.1 30.4 ± 8.4 46.8 ± 4.4 29.2 ± 2.9
Range 66.0 to 89.7 24.3 to 29.0 19.8 to 46.4 38.1 to 58.1 22.6 to 34.6
  1. 1All results are reported as means ± SD; BMI = Body mass index, FFM = Fat free mass, FM = Fat mass. HGI = High glycemic index and LGI = Low glycemic index