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Table 1 Demographics of study participants

From: Single-blind, placebo controlled randomised clinical study of chitosan for body weight reduction

Subject characteristic Chitosan
(N = 64)
Placebo
(N = 32)
Age (years) [range] 35.53 ± 11.23 [19–63] 36.28 ± 10.49 [18–56]
Gender (male /female) M = 25; F = 39 M = 11; F = 21
Weight (Kg) [range] 80.13 ± 11.47 [54.0–106.5] 80.54 ± 12.68 [59.8–116.0]
Height (M) [range] 1.61 ± 0.10 [1.38–1.82] 1.61 ± 0.09 [1.47–1.83]
  1. Values are expressed as Mean ± Standard deviation (SD). Gender expressed as absolute number. N = number of patients. Data are presented as descriptive statistics