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Table 2 Area under curve (AUC) data for VAS scores

From: Impact of three different plate colours on short-term satiety and energy intake: a randomized controlled trial

VAS questions Plate colours
White Red Black
Hunger 217.4 ± 25.3 212.4 ± 25.1 214.0 ± 24.6
Satiety 303.7 ± 28.7 320.80 ± 29.3 320.2 ± 29.7
Prospective consumption 215.5 ± 21.2 201.9 ± 20.6 200.0 ± 20.4
Amount of food that could be consumed 215.7 ± 24.8 203.1 ± 23.6 203.8 ± 23.7
Desire for sugary snack 174.3 ± 19.1 164.7 ± 17.4 159.2 ± 16.5
  1. Mean VAS scores (± SEM) during the three test days (n = 54). There were no statistically significant differences between treatments (P > 0.05)