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Table 4 Frequency of food consumption for the participant at baseline, month 3 and month 6 post intervention

From: Effect of a nutrition education programme on the metabolic syndrome in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients at a level 5 Hospital in Kenya: “a randomized controlled trial”

Variables Baseline Month 3 Diffrences between group between group at month 3 NEP (n = 48)
Mean ± SD
Month 6 C (n = 46)
Mean ± SD
P value Differences between group at month 6
NEP (=51)
Mean ± SD
NE (n = 51)
Mean ± SD
C (n = 51
Mean ± SD
P value NEP (n = 51)
Mean ± SD
NE (n = 50)
Mean ± SD
C (n = 49)
Mean ± SD
P value NE (n = 49)
Mean ± SD
                 NEP-NE NEP-C NE-C
1 2.61 ± 1.26 2.12 ± 0.99 2.22 ± 0.73 0.12 4.31 ± 1.33 3.20 ± 1.74 1.92 ± 1.64 < 0.01 1.09(0.32)** 2.36(0.32)** 1.26(0.32)** 5.15 ± 1.50 4.00 ± 1.80 2.71 ± 1.06 0.01 1.14(0.32)** 2.38(0.32)** 1.24(0.32)**
2 2.96 ± 1.23 2.55 ± 1.46 2.78 ± 1.38 0.34 3.58 ± 2.31 2.68 ± 2.17 2.27 ± 2.44 0.02 0.83(0.47) 1.26(0.48)* 0.43(0.47) 3.98 ± 2.08 2.88 ± 2.03 2.74 ± 2.10 0.02 1.03(0.43) 1.21(0.44)* 0.18(0.43)
3 3.02 ± 0.68 2.80 ± 0.66 2.80 ± 0.63 0.17 5.84 ± 1.89 3.88 ± 2.45 3.63 ± 2.62 < 0.01 1.76(0.46)** 2.01(0.46)** 0.26(0.46) 6.02 ± 1.59 4.06 ± 2.12 4.06 ± 2.12 0.000 1.83(0.41)** 1.92(0.42)** 0.9(0.41)
4 2.49 ± 0.90 2.52 ± 1.13 2.51 ± 1.13 0.99 3.94 ± 1.49 2.60 ± 1.51 1.77 ± 1.61 < 0.01 1.36(0.32)** 2.17(0.31)** 0.81(0.31)* 3.85 ± 1.46 2.61 ± 1.53 1.73 ± 1.51 0.000 1.24(0.31)** 2.1(0.32)** 0.87(0.31)*
5 2.68 ± 1.49 2.84 ± 1.16 2.52 ± 1.29 0.53 3.50 ± 1.35 2.46 ± 1.50 1.43 ± 1.27 < 0.01 1.01(0.28)** 2.02(0.28)** 1.02(0.28)** 5.85 ± 0.99 4.14 ± 1.47 2.67 ± 1.23 0.000 1.76(0.26)** 3.22(0.26)** 1.46(0.26)**
6 4.80 ± 0.80 4.22 ± 1.05 4.52 ± 1.11 0.06 0.69 ± 1.16 1.02 ± 1.13 1.22 ± 1.49 0.11 −0.36(0.27) −0.56(0.26) − 0.20(0.26) 0.58 ± 0.87 1.04 ± 1.14 1.30 ± 1.49 0.071 −0.46(0.24) − 0.72(0.25) − 0.26(0.24)
7 0.71 ± 1.22 1.00 ± 1.32 0.92 ± 1.29 0.38 0.71 ± 1.22 1.02 ± 1.33 0.94 ± 1.31 0.35 −0.47(0.26) −0.38(0.26) 0.09(0.25) 0.67 ± 1.22 1.02 ± 1.35 0.93 ± 1.34 0.16 −0.42(0.27) −0.34(0.27) 0.09(0.27)
8 5.84 ± 0.46 5.78 ± 0.51 5.82 ± .059 0.30 0.71 ± 1.64 0.70 ± 1.43 1.29 ± 1.72 0.12 −0.067(0.30) −0.65(0.31) − 0.59(0.30) 0.58 ± 1.30 0.69 ± 1.44 1.30 ± 1.76 0.19 −0.07(0.31) −0.69(0.32) − 0.60(0.31)
9 2.80 ± 0.89 2.86 ± 0.89 2.70 ± 1.04 0.68 5.86 ± 1.90 3.88 ± 2.45 3.63 ± 2.62 < 0.01 1.76(0.46)** 2.01(0.46)** 0.26(0.46) 5.29 ± 1.45 3.78 ± 1.43 2.28 ± 1.28 0.00 1.58(0.29)** 3.10(0.29)** 1.52(0.29)**
10 2.31 ± 1.49 2.33 ± 1.61 2.76 ± 1.42 0.24 3.82 ± 2.59 1.64 ± 2.07 0.93 ± 1.75 < 0.01 2.35(0.44)** 3.05(0.44)** 0.70(0.43) 4.29 ± 2.08 2.38 ± 1.86 1.96 ± 1.81 0.00 1.95(0.40)** 2.38(0.40)** 0.43(0.40)
11 2.98 ± 1.01 3.01 ± 0.88 2.98 ± 0.84 0.95 5.10 ± 1.81 3.76 ± 2.55 2.00 ± 2.02 < 0.01 1.124(0.44)* 2.88(0.44)** 1.74(0.43)** 5.54 ± 1.37 4.16 ± 2.24 2.21 ± 1.95 0.00 1.35(0.39) 3.24(0.40)** 1.89(0.39)**
12 1.90 ± 1.36 1.86 ± 1.31 1.82 ± 1.48 0.96 1.84 ± 1.33 1.86 ± 1.32 1.63 ± 1.47 0.66 0.05(0.28) 0.28(0.28) 0.23(0.28) 4.85 ± 1.20 4.93 ± 1.17 5.06 ± 1.34 0.87 −0.10(.26) −0.24(0.26) 0.14(0.26)