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Table 3 Changes in the anthropometric parameters during intervention and maintenance phases

From: Impact of community lifestyle intervention on anthropometric parameters and body composition among overweight and obese women: findings from the MyBFF@home study

Anthropometric parameters Intervention phase
(0–6 months)
Group Effect (p-value) Maintenance phase
(6–12 months)
Group Effect (p-value) Overall
(0–12 months)
Group Effect (p-value)
β 95% CI p-value β 95% CI p-value β 95% CI p-value
Weight (kg)
 Intervention Group (n = 137) −1.04 − 1.34, − 0.74 < 0.001 0.013 − 0.45 − 0.93, 0.27 0.065 0.013 − 0.10 − 0.15, − 0.05 < 0.001 0.013
 Control Group (n = 118) − 0.89 − 1.26, − 0.53 < 0.001 − 0.65 − 1.47, 0.17 0.122 − 0.11 − 0.19, − 0.03 0.006
BMI (km/m2)
 Intervention Group (n = 137) − 0.49 − 0.63, − 0.34 < 0.001 0.190 − 0.21 − 0.26, − 0.15 < 0.001 0.200 − 0.05 − 0.07, − 0.03 < 0.001 0.195
 Control Group (n = 118) − 0.39 − 0.58, − 0.21 < 0.001 −0.27 − 0.43, − 0.12 < 0.001 − 0.04 − 0.07, − 0.02 < 0.001
Waist circumference (cm)
 Intervention Group (n = 137) −3.05 − 3.82, − 2.28 < 0.001 0.101 − 3.86 − 4.83, − 2.89 < 0.001 0.096 −0.64 − 0.8, − 0.5 < 0.001 0.098
 Control Group (n = 118) − 2.34 − 3.28, − 1.40 < 0.001 − 3.84 −4.90, − 2.77 < 0.001 − 0.64 − 0.8, − 0.5 < 0.001
Hip circumference (cm)
 Intervention Group (n = 137) −2.39 − 2.97, − 1.81 < 0.001 0.070 −0.92 −1.49, −  0.36 0.001 0.076 − 0.21 − 0.3, − 0.1 < 0.001 0.072
 Control Group (n = 118) −2.69 −3.35, − 2.02 < 0.001 − 2.09 − 2.85, − 1.34 < 0.001 − 0.41 − 0.5, − 0.3 < 0.001
Waist-hip-ratio
 Intervention Group (n = 137) − 0.010 − 0.018, − 0.003 0.008 0.896 − 0.029 − 0.03, − 0.02 < 0.001 0.893 − 0.004 −0.005, − 0.003 < 0.001 0.897
 Control Group (n = 118) −0.005 − 0.013, 0.003 0.284 −0.019 − 0.04, − 0.02 < 0.001 − 0.003 −0.004, − 0.002 < 0.001
  1. All models were adjusted for age and education level