TABLE 4

Baseline Characteristics of Adults

MeasureAOM (n = 140)SM (n = 122)AOM − SM Difference (95% CI)Pa
Age, y44.00 ± 7.8244.19 ± 7.17−0.19 (−2.01 to 1.64).841
Male gender, %28.5727.870.70 (−10.3 to 11.72).900
Weight, kg87.2 ± 23.288.0 ± 20.7−0.8 (−6.3 to 4.7).779
BMI, kg/m230.81 ± 7.8031.14 ± 7.04−0.33 (−2.18 to 1.52).725
Body fat, %31.95 ± 8.4532.34 ± 7.60−0.40 (−2.35 to 1.56).694
Waist circumference, cm96.47 ± 16.9995.19 ± 16.161.28 (−2.79 to 5.35).537
  • Data are means ± SD. CI indicates confidence interval.

  • a P values were calculated by using independent samples t test (Pearson χ2 test for gender comparison).