Table 7

Changes in Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) and Respiratory Quotient (RQ) by group

Baseline

3 Month

9 Month


LD

RD

LD

RD

LD

RD


RMR*

1881 ± 320

1901 ± 344

1689 ± 301

1701 ± 304

1751 ± 340

1831 ± 343


RQ*†

0.77 ± 0.06

0.76 ± 0.05

0.74 ± 0.04

0.74 ± 0.05

0.77 ± 0.05

0.76 ± 0.06


Values are means ± standard deviation. LD = low dairy; RD = recommended dairy. *Significant change from baseline to 3 months (p < 0.0001). †Significant difference in the change between 3 to 9 months between groups (p < 0.01).

Zemel et al. Nutrition & Metabolism 2008 5:28   doi:10.1186/1743-7075-5-28

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