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Table 4 Changes in the anthropometric parameters of the subjects measured at baseline and 4-week of the study

From: Effect of toxic trace element detoxification, body fat reduction following four-week intake of the Wellnessup diet: a three-arm, randomized clinical trial

VariablesWD
(n = 15)
CRD
(n = 15)
MRD
(n = 15)
p-value2)(W-M-C)p-value3)(W-M)p-value4)(W-C)p-value5)(M-C)
Weight (kg)
 Baseline69.59 ± 8.9866.82 ± 6.5969.51 ± 6.97    
 4-week67.71 ± 9.9363.60 ± 6.1169.29 ± 6.980.0010.1250.0500.001
p-value1)0.0130.0010.322    
Body Mass Index (kg/m2)
 Baseline26.02 ± 2.2725.50 ± 2.1226.15 ± 1.83    
 4-week25.30 ± 2.7224.27 ± 1.9926.07 ± 1.890.0040.1640.0460.001
p-value0.0110.0010.296    
Body Fat Mass (kg)
 Baseline25.05 ± 4.6723.69 ± 4.4825.18 ± 4.69    
 4-week24.26 ± 5.2322.55 ± 4.1925.13 ± 4.800.1150.5340.2620.049
p-value0.1310.0140.719    
Fat Free Mass (kg)
 Baseline44.54 ± 5.5143.13 ± 3.7044.33 ± 4.03    
 4-week43.45 ± 5.9741.05 ± 3.5544.16 ± 3.860.0010.0460.0190.001
p-value0.0020.0010.366    
Waist Circumference (cm)
 Baseline88.46 ± 7.8485.67 ± 7.5387.51 ± 6.14    
 4-week85.80 ± 8.8181.40 ± 6.3586.64 ± 6.130.0090.1840.1350.008
p-value0.0070.0010.367    
Hip Circumference (cm)
 Baseline101.49 ± 3.5099.75 ± 3.48101.87 ± 4.66    
 4-week99.87 ± 4.3697.35 ± 3.93101.64 ± 5.050.0060.3610.0400.002
p-value0.0100.0010.366    
Waist to Hip Ratio
 Baseline0.87 ± 0.050.86 ± 0.070.86 ± 0.05    
 4-week0.86 ± 0.060.84 ± 0.060.85 ± 0.050.2330.3930.3030.138
p-value0.0500.0090.473    
  1. Values are presented as mean ± SD or number
  2. 1) Analyzed by the Wilcoxon signed-rank test
  3. 2) Analyzed by the Repeated Measures ANOVA according to the satisfaction of normality
  4. 3) Analyzed by the Wilcoxon rank-sum test for change in WD-MRD groups
  5. 4) Analyzed by the Wilcoxon rank-sum test for change in WD-CRD groups
  6. 5) Analyzed by the Wilcoxon rank-sum test for change in MRD-CRD groups
  7. Abbreviations: WD Wellnessup diet, MRD maintaining regular diet, CRD calorie-restricted diet