International Journal of Endocrinology / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

A Prospective Study Comparing Two-Time Points of Thyroid Hormone Replacement during the Holy Month of Ramadan

Table 2

Changes in clinical data between Group A and Group B.

Group AGroup BP value
Pre-RamadanPost-RamadanP-value Pre-RamadanPost-RamadanP-value

Weight, Mean (SD), Kg81.4(15.5)83 (20.2)0.42379.9(16.7)79.4(16.8)0.1170.245
BMI, Mean (SD)31.8 (6)31.9 (6.1)0.33831.4 (5.8)31.3 (6.1)0.3320.346
TSH, Mean (SD), mIU/l1.99 (1.2) 3.28 (2.6) 0.0011.54 (1.1) 3.28 (4.8)0.0090.357
FT4, Mean (SD), pmol/l14.2 (2.2) 13.4(2) 0.01714.7 (2.1) 13.6 (2.3)0.0010.746

(i) p<0.05, level of significance within each group.
(ii) Level of significance between the two groups.

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