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Table 4 Weight loss at time periods 4,8,12 and 16 weeks

From: Modified Atkins diet in advanced malignancies - final results of a safety and feasibility trial within the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System

  2–3 days Week 4 Week 8 Week 12 Week 16
Mean 3.2 lbs. 13.9 lbs. 21 lbs. 23 lbs. 27 lbs.
Weight loss (lbs.) (1.5 kg.) (6.3 kg.) (9.5 kg.) (10.5 kg.) (12.3 kg.)
% weight loss −1.5 % - 7 % - 10 % 11 % 13 %
Standard deviation ±4.92 ± 4.84 ± 7.42 ± 5.35 ± 13.3