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Table 3 Body Composition changes after treatment with KEN in male and female patients (*P < 0.0001. Student paired t-test)

From: Ketogenic enteral nutrition as a treatment for obesity: short term and long term results from 19,000 patients

Weight and body composition changes after KEN treatment (n = 19,036)
  Total Variation ± SD M Variation ± SD F Variation ± SD
Body weight (kg) 91.2 −10.2 ± 7.0* 107.0 −11.9 ± 7.9* 85.4 −9.5 ± 6.5*
BMI (kg/m2) 32.8 −3.7 ± 2.5* 34.3 −3.9 ± 2.6* 32.2 −3.6 ± 2.5*
BCM (kg) 29.4 −2.2* ± 3.3* 39.7 −3.0 ± 4.2* 25.6 −1.8 ± 2.8*
TBW (kg) 40.1 −3.4* ± 2.8* 52.7 −4.7 ± 3.5* 35.3 −3.0 ± 3.4*
FM (kg) 35.1 −5.8* ± 5.5* 34.3 −5.7 ± 6.0* 35.9 −5.8 ± 5.2*
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