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Table 2 Body weight evaluations during the 10-day protocol

From: Establishing energy requirements for body weight maintenance: validation of an intake-balance method

Subject Body weighta Body weight versus dayb
CV (%) SD (kg) Slope Intercept (R2)
A 0.25 0.16 −20.0 66.2 (0.14)
B 0.53 0.36 6.2 63.4 (0.32)*
C 0.31 0.16 21.8 52.6 (0.16)
D 0.44 0.33 41.2 76.2 (0.14)
E 0.34 0.31 1.8 89.7 (0.001)
F 0.39 0.42 −103.0 108.1 (0.55)**
Mean ± SD 0.38 ± 0.10 0.29 ± 0.10 1.0 76.0 (0.0002)
  1. * p < 0.10 and ** = 0.01
  2. aCV, coefficient of variation and standard deviation (SD) in body weight over the 10 day protocol
  3. bSlope (g/day), intercept (kg), and R2 for regression of body weight on protocol day