TABLE 3

Change in BMI, Health Parameters, and Psychosocial Outcomes

Change From Baseline to 3 moChange From Baseline to 6 mo
NControlIntervention95% CINControlIntervention95% CI
n = 29n = 27n = 30n = 38
Child anthropometric and physiologic descriptors
 BMIz560.040.03−0.05 to 0.06680.040.01−0.06 to 0.13
 BMI percent of 95th percentile56−0.66−0.002−13.3 to 12.0680.245.49−13.5 to 3.1
 Drop in obesity class, %0.040.00−0.03 to 0.11680.100.05−0.08 to 0.18
 Systolic blood pressure percentile56−2.538.06−25.20 to 3.99683.302.60−14.70 to 16.0
 Diastolic blood pressure percentile56−3.30−1.03−17.42 to 12.8868−1.90−2.84−8.73 to 3.87
 Drop in blood pressure category, %560.150.03−0.04 to 0.27680.200.000.07 to 0.33
 Waist circumference, cm523.632.44−1.80 to 4.17624.920.93−0.01 to 7.97
 Body fat percentage, %551.080.73−1.15 to 1.85661.541.26−1.28 to 1.86
 3-min step test: 1-min recovery heart rate, beats/min483.73−3.92−2.79 to 18.0959−1.164.14−14.94 to 4.32
 Total cholesterola46−0.90−5.80−7.90 to 17.80
 LDL45−4.10−5.70−12.90 to 16.10
 HDL46−1.71.00−5.80 to 1.20
 Triglycerides4624.70−5.00−0.70 to 60.10
 Glucose46−2.8−2.90−5.20 to 5.50
 Insulin467.303.10−3.30 to 11.50
 HbA1c460.100.07−0.05 to 0.11
Parent anthropometric and physiologic descriptors
 BMIa53−0.34−0.08−2.15 to 1.62
Child behavioral measures
 Food Frequency Questionnaire, daily servings
  Sugar-sweetened beverages50−1.98−1.07−3.12 to 1.3161−2.300.34−5.15 to −0.13
  Fruits50−1.13−0.55−2.10 to 0.9461−0.74−0.31−1.79 to 0.93
  Vegetables50−0.200.16−1.18 to 0.4661−0.050.47−1.45 to 0.42
  Sugary snacks50−0.14−0.84−0.85 to 2.2461−0.81−0.24−1.87 to 0.72
 Modified PAQ
  PAQ score50−0.010.280.72 to 0.1265−0.210.25−0.79 to −0.11
  Total leisure screen time, h47−0.44−0.09−1.42 to 0.7361−0.10−0.56−0.96 to 1.87
Psychosocial and environmental outcomes
 Parent motivation inventory
  Total score47−1.84−11.36−6.04 to 25.0961−3.19−0.03−14.34 to 8.03
 Child quality of life, Sizing Me Up
  Total530.4210.43−15.40 to −4.62653.3112.66−16.15 to −2.56
  Emotional521.0014.51−26.24 to −0.77657.4719.21−25.52 to 2.03
  Physical531.155.93−15.72 to 6.18655.7411.67−16.63 to 4.79
  Teasing and/or marginalization512.0015.38−29.49 to 2.73635.1717.16−24.89 to 0.92
  Positive attributes531.799.05−17.44 to 2.9265−0.5411.85−23.21 to −1.57
  Social avoidance53−4.4910.86−24.75 to −5.96651.157.22−14.83 to 2.68
  • Data represent the change in values between baseline and 3 mo and the change between baseline and 6 mo, with 95% CIs. HDL, high-density lipoprotein; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; PAQ, Physical Activity Questionnaire; —, not applicable.

  • a Measured at baseline and 6 mo only. See citations of original articles for details on each measure.