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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of body composition in control and intervention group

From: Effects of weight loss intervention on body composition and blood pressure among overweight and obese women: findings from the MyBFF@home study

Variables Control Intervention pa
n Mean SD n Mean SD
Age (years) 143 40.99 8.32 130 42.05 8.24 0.29
BMI (kg/m2) 143 31.03 4.14 130 31.48 4.14 0.37
WC (cm) 143 93.17 9.49 130 94.83 10.24 0.17
Body fat mass (kg) 143 33.11 7.67 130 34.72 8.14 0.10
Body fat percentage (%) 143 44.82 4.74 130 45.12 4.89 0.60
Visceral fat area (cm) 143 121.60 23.37 130 127.10 24.48 0.06
Skeletal muscle mass (kg) 143 21.67 2.85 130 22.35 2.80 0.05*
Systolic blood pressure(mmHg) 143 119.35 15.01 130 122.10 16.81 0.15
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 143 77.72 10.20 130 78.40 11.32 0.60
  1. aIndependent t-test
  2. *p < 0.01