TABLE 1

Anthropometric characteristics of the subjects

Before BPD1 week after BPD4 weeks after BPD
n101010
Age (years)51.0 ± 3.751.0 ± 3.751.0 ± 3.7
Weight (kg)151.59 ± 13.10146.75 ± 14.21137.52 ± 14.0
BMI (kg/m2)54.55 ± 3.7552.66 ± 4.0148.89 ± 3.55
FFM (kg)78.05 ± 9.4177.65 ± 10.5974.21 ± 8.84
Fat mass (kg)73.54 ± 5.1869.10 ± 5.5161.70 ± 6.04
  • Data are means ± SE. No statistical difference was observed between preopertation and postoperation groups, either at 1 week or at 4 weeks following the operation.