Journal of Obesity / 2010 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

Validation of a Novel Physical Activity Assessment Device in Morbidly Obese Females

Table 2

Participant characteristics.

CasesControls

PairAgeHeightWeightBMIAgeHeightWeightBMI
(yr)(m)(kg)(kg/m2)(yr)(m)(kg)(kg/m2)

1291.62108.141.19311.6152.020.06
2321.65142.352.27351.6560.822.33
3331.70117.940.80321.6863.522.50
4461.65141.051.79441.6461.222.75
5571.60111.143.40551.5951.020.17
6581.68158.756.23581.6460.622.53
Mean ± S. D.42.5 ± 13.01.65 ± 0.04129.4 ± 20.447.61 ± 6.6242.5 ± 11.81.64 ± 0.0358.2 ± 5.321.73 ± 1.25

Each one of the six morbidly obese study participants (cases) was matched with a normal weight control with regard to age, height, gender (all females), and race (all Caucasians).