Table 6

 Change in nutritional parameters

PEN mean (95%CI)TEN meanGroup comparison
PEN, partial enteral nutrition; TEN, total enteral nutrition; SDS, standard deviation score; 95% CI, 95% confidence intervals.
Weight (kg)+3.0 (+2 to +4) p = 0.001+3.6 (+2.5 to +4.7) p = 0.001NS
Weight/height SDS+0.53 (+0.28 to +0.78) p<0.001+0.7 (+0.5 to +0.9) p<0.001NS
Mid-upper arm circumference (mm)+9 (0 to +18) NS+15 (+8 to +22) p<0.001NS
Triceps skin fold (mm)+1.3 (+0.3 to +2.3) p = 0.014+1.3 (−0.2 to +2.8) NSNS
Subscapular skin fold (mm)+1.2 (0 to +2.4) p = 0.04+1.3 (+0.6 to +2) p = 0.001NS