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Table 1 Average reported energy intake (mean and standard error of mean) at baseline and after two months after allocation to diet group (see appendix for explanation of statistics)

From: Commercial weight loss diets meet nutrient requirements in free living adults over 8 weeks: A randomised controlled weight loss trial

  Atkins WW SF RC Control
  Basal 2 m Basal 2 m Basal 2 m Basal 2 m Basal 2 m
n 44 31 53 45 44 36 45 31 37 29
aEnergy (kJ/day)           
Mean 9550 6809 9706 6084 9512 6076 10149 6417 9512 7947
Sem 404 415 427 239 456 316 409 201 367 486
bEnergy kJ/kg/day           
Mean 105 80 108 74 106 70 114 81 100 97
Sem 4.5 4.7 3.9 2.6 3.9 3.7 29.2 2.6 3.6 6.5
cPlausible reporters only           
Energy kJ/kg/day n = 17 n = 15 n = 23 n = 23 n = 15 n = 13 n = 20 n = 18 n = 12 n = 8
Mean 121 86 123 80 119 78 121 81 115 117
Sem 3.8 6.1 2.8 3.9 5.7 8.5 3.8 3.2 3.4 17