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Table 3 Weight change and percent of patients achieving >5% weight loss at 12 months by sex, age and Body Mass Index

From: A community pharmacy weight management programme: an evaluation of effectiveness

  Number of patients Percentage (95% CI*) of patients who attended Mean (95% CI*) weight loss (kg) Percentage (95% CI*) of patients losing ≥5% of baseline weight
    Attending patients BOCF** LOCF*** Attending patients BOCF** LOCF***
Sex         
 Men 79 29.1 (19.4, 40.4) 5.79 (2.47, 9.10) 1.69 (0.58, 2.79) 2.53 (1.41, 3.56) 39.1 (19.7, 61.5) 9.8 (6.3, 14.4) 17.7 (10.0, 27.9)
 Women 234 23.1 (1.78, 29.0) 3.41 (2.25, 4.57) 0.79 (0.47, 1.11) 1.46 (1.05, 1.86) 42.6 (29.2, 56.8) 11.4 (5.3, 20.5) 15.4 (11.0, 20.7)
p value   0.28 0.66 0.62 0.21 0.78 0.69 0.62
Age group (years)         
 40-49 61 19.7 (10.6, 31.8) 4.78 (1.50, 8.06) 0.94 (0.16, 1.72) 1.49 (0.56, 2.43) 50.0 (21.1, 78.9) 9.8 (3.7, 20.2) 16.4 (8.2, 28.1)
 50-59 134 24.6 (17.6, 32.8) 3.50 (1.40, 5.59) 0.86 (0.30, 1.43) 1.66 (1.01, 2.32) 39.4 (22.9, 57.9) 9.7 (5.3, 16.0) 15.7 (10.0, 23.0)
 60+ 111 27.9 (19.8, 37.2) 4.29 (2.36, 6.22) 1.20 (0.56, 1.84) 1.91 (1.22, 2.61) 38.7 (21.8, 57.8) 10.8 (5.7, 18.1) 16.2 (9.9, 24.4)
p value   0.49 0.66 0.77 0.57 0.78 0.96 0.99
BMI grouping (kg/m 2 )         
 <30 30 26.7 (12.3, 45.9) 5.37 (2.35, 8.38) 1.43 (0.24, 2.63) 2.02 (0.78, 3.25) 75.0 (34.9, 96.8) 20.0 (7.7, 38.6) 23.3 (9.9, 42.3)
 30- < 35 136 25.7 (18.6, 33.9) 2.61 (1.35, 3.88) 0.67 (0.30, 1.05) 1.40 (0.89, 1.91) 37.1 (21.5, 55.1) 9.6 (5.2, 15.8) 16.2 (10.4, 23.5)
 35- < 40 80 23.8 (14.9, 34.6) 3.82 (1.09, 6.55) 0.91 (0.17, 1.64) 1.66 (0.84, 2.48) 31.6 (12.6, 56.6) 7.5 (2.8, 15.6) 13.8 (7.1, 23.3)
 40+ 64 23.4 (13.8, 35.7) 7.35 (3.08, 11.63) 1.72 (0.47, 2.98) 2.39 (1.08, 3.70) 46.7 (21.3, 73.4) 10.9 (4.5, 21.2) 15.6 (7.8, 26.9)
p value   0.97 0.21 0.74 0.91 0.18 0.28 0.68
  1. *95% confidence interval. **BOFC - baseline observation carried forward. ***LOFC - last observation carried forward.