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Table 1 General characteristics of the study participants1

From: The effect of vitamin D and magnesium supplementation on the mental health status of attention-deficit hyperactive children: a randomized controlled trial

  Intervention (n = 33) Control (n = 33) P
Age (years) 9.06 ± 1.76 9.15 ± 1.46 0.80
Weight (kg) 31.33 ± 9.93 31.17 ± 8.82 0.96
Height (cm) 129.46 ± 11.12 129.34 ± 9.48 0.87
BMI (kg/m2)    0.66
Underweight 3 (9.10%) 1 (3.00%)  
Normal weight 17 (51.50%) 21 (63.60%)  
Overweight 8 (24.20%) 7 (21.20%)  
Obese 5 (15.20%) 4 (12.10%)  
Sex    0.99
Boy (%) 23 (69.7%) 23 (69.7%)  
Girl (%) 10 (30.3%) 10 (30.3%)  
Ritalin dose (mg/kg) 31.33 ± 9.93 31.21 ± 8.81 0.93
  1. 1Data are presented as Means ± SD other than those specified
  2. 2 For comparison of numerical values mann-whitney test and for qualitative values chi-square test has been used
  3. BMI, body mass index