TABLE 3

Subject Characteristics

CharacteristicMean ± SEM
Age, y15.3 ± 0.3
Body weight, kg78.6 ± 4.3
Height, cm163.5 ± 7.5
BMI, kg/m229.2 ± 1.3
BMI percentilea93.9 ± 1.4
  • a BMI percentile values were calculated on the basis of gender- and age-specific growth curves.27