Table 1.

Dietary intake

Weight MaintenanceEnergy RestrictionΔ
Absolute intake
Energy intake, kcal/day2,611 ± 1531,810 ± 51−800 ± 34
Carbohydrate, g/day404 ± 11257 ± 9−147 ± 7
Fat, g/day77 ± 251 ± 1−27 ± 1
Protein, g/day89 ± 289 ± 2−0.2 ± 0.1
Relative intake
Energy intake, kcal·kg−1·day−129.46 ± 0.5221.5 ± 0.5−7.97 ± 0.27
Carbohydrate, g·kg−1·day−14.56 ± 0.093.05 ± 0.09−1.51 ± 0.06
Fat, g·kg−1·day−10.87 ± 0.020.60 ± 0.01−0.27 ± 0.01
Protein, g·kg−1·day−11.00 ± 0.011.05 ± 0.010.05 ± 0.01
  • Values are means ± SE; n = 16.