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Table 1 Demographic and clinical data

From: Higher prevalence of obesity among children with functional abdominal pain disorders

 Study cohort
N = 173
Normal or underweight
N = 120 (69.3%)
Overweight or obese
N = 53 (30.7%)
P
Age (years)11.5 (7.9–14.5)10.8 (7.4–14.1)12.4 (9.8–15.3)0.04
Females114 (65.8%)76 (63.3%)38 (71.7%)0.29
FAP disorders:   0.07
Functional abdominal pain NOS71 (41%)55 (45.8%)16 (30.2%) 
 Irritable bowel syndrome67 (38.8%)45 (37.5%)22 (41.5%) 
Functional dyspepsia35 (20.2%)20 (16.7%)15 (28.3%) 
Hospitalizations20 (11.6%)9 (7.5%)11 (20.8%)0.01
Proton pump inhibitors treatment38 (22%)24 (20%)14 (26.4%)0.05
Dietitian consultations46 (26.6%)23 (19.2%)23 (43.4%)0.001