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Table 2 Engagement with the Nutracheck website among women and men

From: The association between weight loss and engagement with a web-based food and exercise diary in a commercial weight loss programme: a retrospective analysis

  Women
(n = 2979)
Men
(n = 642)
p<1
Duration of programme use (days) 169.7 (183.2)
28-12842
186.7 (192.6)
28-1071
.05
Days food diary used 67.0 (74.6)
1-767
76.1 (83.9)
1-938
.01
% of registered days food diary used 52.2 (32.2)
0-100
56.0 (33.5)
0-100
.05
Days exercise diary used 42.3 (55.1)
1-761
45.7 (59.9)
0-770
ns
% of registered days exercise diary used 34.0 (28.5)
0-100
35.0 (27.9)
0-100
ns
Use of online forum (number of messages posted) 26.2 (135.4)
0-3873
6.33 (38.4)
0-537
.001
Any use of online forum % (n) 34.7 (1035) 18.8 (121) .001
  1. 1Differences in continuous variables were tested with t-test and in categorical variables with χ2 tests.
  2. 2Mean (standard deviation) range: unless otherwise stated.