Journal of Obesity / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Ferritin Is a Marker of Inflammation rather than Iron Deficiency in Overweight and Obese People

Table 2

Results of post hoc analysis by Turkey HSD.

Dependent variable() group() groupMean difference ()Std. errorSig. 95% confidence interval
Lower boundUpper bound

HbAB.161.0001.071.83
C.161.0001.892.65
BA.161.000−1.83−1.07
C.161.000.441.20
CA.161.000−2.65−1.89
B.161.000−1.20−.44

IronAB.232.0002.954.05
C.232.0006.637.73
BA.232.000−4.05−2.95
C.232.0003.134.23
CA.232.000−7.73−6.63
B.232.000−4.23−3.13

FerritinAB.404.000−6.50−4.58
C.404.000−11.66−9.74
BA.404.0004.586.50
C.404.000−6.12−4.20
CA.404.0009.7411.66
B.404.0004.206.12

mean difference is significant at the 0.05 level.