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Table 2 Nutritional status-related indices of the patients

From: Association of nutritional status-related indices and chemotherapy-induced adverse events in gastric cancer patients

Index No (%) (n = 234)
Weight loss (%)
 mean 6.8
 <10% weight loss 198 (84.6)
 ≥10% 36 (15.4)
Body mass index (kg/m2)
 mean 21.86
 <18.5 27 (11.5)
 ≥18.5 207 (88.5)
Albumin (g/dL)
 mean 3.71
 <3.5 34 (14.5)
 ≥3.5 200 (85.5)
PG-SGA category
 A 96 (41.0)
 B 138 (59.0)
PG-SGA score
 mean 7.42
 <9 169 (72.2)
 ≥9 65 (27.8)
NRI
 mean 95.2
 >97.5 79 (33.8)
 83.5–97.5 148 (63.2)
 <83.5 7 (3.0)
  1. PG-SGA Patient-Generated Subjective Global Assessment, NRI Nutritional Risk Index