International Journal of Endocrinology / 2011 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

Moderate Weight Reduction in an Outpatient Obesity Intervention Program Significantly Reduces Insulin Resistance and Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease in Severely Obese Adolescents

Table 1

Anthropometric data of the study group before and after participation in the obesity intervention program.

Before treatmentAfter treatment
MinMeanMaxMinMeanMax

Height (cm)125163.1187.8131.4164.8188.5<0.0001
Weight (kg)35.384.5143.537.483.3146.3n.s.
BMI22.730.744.321.729.544.5<0.0001
SDS-BMI+1.9+2.5+3.8+1.3+2.3+3.7<0.0001