Journal of Obesity / 2011 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

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

Table 4

Correlation of REE values from predictive equations and indirect calorimetry.

MifflinHarris and BenedictWHO1WHO2Owen

Harris and Benedict0.99
WHO10.960.97
WHO20.960.971.00
Owen0.950.950.990.99
REE (IC)0.800.780.790.780.78

All values were statistically significant ( ).