Journal of Obesity / 2011 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Comparison of Predictive Equations for Resting Energy Expenditure in Overweight and Obese Adults

Table 3

Comparison of REE values from predictive equations and indirect calorimetry.

REE (IC)MifflinHarris and BenedictWHO1WHO2Owen

Total1896 ± 418a1607 ± 304b1718 ± 329c1756 ± 303c1765 ± 310c1607 ± 284b
Men2128 ± 35a1820 ± 233b1940 ± 302c1993 ± 340c2014 ± 334c1851 ± 185b
Women1675 ± 356a1405 ± 213b1508 ± 184c1531 ± 141c1528 ± 140c1374 ± 117b

Different letters = (no comparison between gender).
a, b, cAnova one-way and Sheffe post-hoc test.