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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of study participants

From: Protein-enriched meal replacements do not adversely affect liver, kidney or bone density: an outpatient randomized controlled trial

Characteristic HP (N = 44) SP (N = 41)
Demogrphic   
   Women, No. (%)   36 (81.8) 26 (63.4)
   Age, mean (SD)   48.9 11.8) 49.7 (9.1)
   Race, No. (%)    
  Asian 4 (9.1) 1 (2.4)
  Black 9 (20.5) 8 (19.5)
  Caucasian 26 (59.1) 28 (68.3)
  Hispanic 4 (9.1) 2 (4.9)
  Others 1 (2.2) 2 (4.9)
Weight Factors, mean (SD)   
   Body Weight, kg   93.5 (14.0) 92.7 (15.9)
   BMI, kg/m2   34.7 (6.8) 34.3(10.3)
  1. All values are mean ± SD. Subjects who dropped out of the study after randomization were excluded. There were no significant differences between groups. HP: high protein group; SP: standard protein group.