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Table 3 The effect of the program in control and intervention groups

From: Iranian children with overweight and obesity: an internet-based interventional study

  Control group Intervention group P-value
(n = 90) (n = 90)
Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
BMI:
 Beginning 26.3 ± 3.1 kg/m2 26.5 ± 3.3 kg/m2 0.40
 After 3 month 26.71 ± 3.3 kg/m2  
 After 6 month 26.5 ± 3.3 kg/m2 26.74 ± 3.1 kg/m2 0.024, Partial eta2 = 0.028
Weight for age percentile:
 Beginning 95.7 ± 3.8 96.1 ± 3.6 0.05
 After 3 month   96.7 ± 3.0  
 After 6 month 96.9 ± 2.7 96.8 ± 3.1 0.044, Partial eta2 = 0.023
  1. BMI Body mass index, SD Standard deviation