Sample characteristic n (%)
Age (years)  
≤ 49 119(29.0)
50-59 155(37.8)
≥60 136(33.2)
total 410(100)
Gender  
female 274(66.8)
male 136(33.2)
total 410(100)
Weight change  
Gained 206(50.2)
Male 66(32)
Female 140(68)
Loss 196(47.8)
Male 67(66)
Female 129(34)
No Change 8(2)
n= number of participants
Table 1: Characteristics of patients in the study sample