Table 2

Patient characteristics

  • Results are median (25–75%).

  • 2-151 Stool nitrogen (g) was converted to stool protein by multiplying by 6.25. Energy derived from stool protein was determined by multiplying the gram quantity of stool protein by 23.6 kJ/g.

  • 2-150 p<0.05;

  • 2-160 p=0.053;

  • 2-165 p<0.001.