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Table 5 Postoperative serum C-reactive protein (CRP) below or above the cutoff point (48 mg/L) in the two groups.

From: Effects of preoperative feeding with a whey protein plus carbohydrate drink on the acute phase response and insulin resistance. A randomized trial

CRP Group CO
N(%)
Group CHO-P
N(%)
Above 5(55.5)* 0 (0)
Below 4 (44.5) 8 (100)
Total 9 8
  1. CO = control group; CHO-P = whey protein group.
  2. *p = 0,03