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Table 2 Change in Measures of Anthropometry Post Oesophagectomy

From: Measuring the impact of oesophagectomy on physical functioning and physical activity participation: a prospective study

  Pre-Surgery (T0) 1-month Post-Surgery (T1) 6-Months Post-Surgery (T2) P-value Multivariate Partial Eta Squared
Anthropometry
 Weight (kg) 81.9 (16.4) 76.9(14.8)* 73.8 (13.2)** § < 0.001 0.67
 Body Mass Index (kg/m2) 27.8 (4.3) 26.3 (3.9)* 25.3 (3.7)** § < 0.001 0.66
 Fat Mass (kg) 27.2 (8.7) 25.5 (8.3)* 22.0 (8.6)** § < 0.001 0.59
 Body Fat Percentage (%) 33.6 (7.8) 33.6 (8.2) 30.2 (9.1) § < 0.001 0.55
 Fat Free Mass (kg) 54.5 (9.9) 51.3 (8.8)* 50.7 (11.1) § < 0.001 0.48
 Skeletal Muscle Mass (kg) 27.0 (5.4) 24.6 (4.9)* 24.6 (4.8) § < 0.001 0.63
 Waist Circumference (cm) 97.17 (14.1) 94.5 (11.9) 91.6 (11.2) § 0.002 0.42
 Mid-Arm Circumference (cm) 29.8 (3.4) 28.4 (2.9)* 28.9 (2.7) 0.02 0.31
  1. Data is presented as mean (standard deviation) for all variables. P-value for one-way repeated measures ANOVA. *difference between T0 and T1 p < 0.05; ** difference between T1 and T2 p < 0.05; §difference between T0 and T2 p < 0.05