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Table 3 Changes in anthropometrics, body composition, quality of life, and physical activity from baseline to 12 months

From: The Health Initiative Program for Kids (HIP Kids): effects of a 1-year multidisciplinary lifestyle intervention on adiposity and quality of life in obese children and adolescents - a longitudinal pilot intervention study

  Mean (SD) difference 95% CI P value
  (n = 42)
Height, cm 4.25 (3.07) 3.29 to 5.20 < 0.01
Body mass index, kg/m2 0.80 (1.57) 0.31 to 1.29 < 0.01
Body mass index z-score −0.07 (0.11) −0.11 to −0.04 < 0.01
Waist circumference, cm −0.31 (5.90) −2.25 to 1.63 0.75
Body fat (BIA), % −0.73 (5.18) −2.48 to 1.03 0.41
Fat-free mass (BIA), kg 4.02 (6.27) 1.90 to 6.14 < 0.01
QoL - Physical Functioning Score, Child report 5.34 (17.12) 0.45 to 11.14 0.07
QoL - Physical Functioning Score, Parent report 11.34 (19.20) 4.74 to 17.94 < 0.01
QoL - Emotional Functioning Score, Child report 7.94 (14.32) 3.16 to 12.71 < 0.01
QoL - Emotional Functioning Score, Parent report 7.65 (15.69) 2.26 to 13.04 0.01
Physical Activity Score 0.22 (0.69) −0.01 to 0.45 0.06