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Table 1 Anthropometrical data, body composition, Metabolic age, Basal metabolic rate in people with treated T2D before (baseline) and after treatment (24-week) within Main (Experimental) and Control (Conventional) groups (M ± SEM)

From: Weight loss technology for people with treated type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial

Variables Main group, n = 208 Control group, n = 64
Baseline 24-Week Baseline 24-Week
Passport age (years) 47.69 ± 1.82   46.54 ± 2.08  
Weight (kg) 84.52 ± 0.75 72.44 ± 1.02** 84.49 ± 0.81 81.35 ± 1.23*
BMI (kg/m2) 29.60 ± 0.39 25.40 ± 0.37** 29.30 ± 0.47 28.04 ± 0.55
WC (cm) 99.18 ± 0.56 86.13 ± 0.93** 98.91 ± 0.83 95.38 ± 0.78*
Skinfold thickness in the areas of (cm): Abdomen 3.96 ± 0.04 2.52 ± 0.05** 4.02 ± 0.07 3.69 ± 0.08*
The back 4.41 ± 0.04 3.14 ± 0.05** 4.38 ± 0.06 4.06 ± 0.07*
Fat mass (%) 30.06 ± 0.52 18.47 ± 0.67** 29.73 ± 0.88 28.04 ± 0.92
Fat mass (kg) 25.41 ± 0.65 13.38 ± 0.68** 25.12 ± 0.97 22.87 ± 1.12
Fat free mass (kg) 59.11 ± 0.32 59.06 ± 0.41 59.37 ± 0.79 58.68 ± 0.80
Total body water (kg) 44.58 ± 0.26 45.13 ± 0.32 44.65 ± 0.44 44.81 ± 0.46
Total body water (%) 52.74 ± 0.35 62.29 ± 0.43** 52.84 ± 0.57 54.94 ± 0.62*
Muscle mass (kg) 54.22 ± 1.14 55.39 ± 1.96 54.21 ± 1.76 54.19 ± 1.98
Muscle mass (%) 64.15 ± 1.21 76.46 ± 1.62** 64.27 ± 1.71 66.48 ± 1.82
Bone mass (kg) 3.18 ± 0.06 3.09 ± 0.10 3.17 ± 0.09 3.07 ± 0.10
Bone mass (%) 3.76 ± 0.08 4.26 ± 0.09** 3.75 ± 0.09 3.78 ± 0.11
Metabolic age (years) 52.12 ± 1.52 42.31 ± 1.68** 52.01 ± 1.87 50.11 ± 1.92
Basal metabolic rate (kcal/day) 1702.4 ± 43.25 1401.6 ± 48.56** 1700.6 ± 50.45 1639.2 ± 55.44
Bioimpedance (ohms) 512.5 ± 9.25 465.5 ± 9.15* 507.4 ± 14.43 496.2 ± 13.28
  1. Abbreviations: BMI body mass index, M mean, SEM standard error of the mean, WC waist circumference, T2D type 2 diabetes
  2. *P-value of < 0.05, and
  3. **P < 0.0001 were set as significant between baseline and 24-week treatment within group comparison