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Table 8 Changes in weight, lifestyle behaviours and self-rated health and anxiety across the 12-month programmes

From: Testing a breast cancer prevention and a multiple disease prevention weight loss programme amongst women within the UK NHS breast screening programme—a randomised feasibility study

  Breast cancer prevention programme, N = 45 Multiple disease prevention programme, N = 81
Baseline 6 months 12 months Baseline 6 months 12 months
Weight (kg)a* 82.4 (78.3-86.4) 76.7 (75.4-77.8) 77.2 (75.3-79.2) 83.7 (80.8-86.8) 76.8 (75.2-78.4) 77.0 (75.6-78.5)
≥ 5% weight lossa**   31 (69) 26 (58)   55 (68) 46 (57)
Body fat (kg)a* 33.3 (30.4-36.1) 28.6 (25.2-32.0) 29.1 (25.8-32.3) 34.4 (32.5-36.3) 29.6 (27.6-31.6 ) 29.8 (27.6-31.8)
Minutes of moderate physical activity/day (IPAQ)a* 117 (99-136) 126 (108-143) N/A 110 (96-124) 117 (105-130) N/A
Alcohol intake (g/week)a***¥ 88.2 (0-175) 25.6 (0-62) N/A 93.0 (18-93) 29.4 (0-90) N/A
Alcohol, AUDIT scorea*** 4 (3-7) 3 (2-5) N/A 5 (3-8) 4 (3-7) N/A
AUDIT score ≥ 8a** 8 (17.8) 4 (8.9%) N/A 22 (27.2) 14 (17.3%) N/A
Saturated fat (g/day)a*¥ 28.5 (25.4-31.7) 19.0 (16.8-21.1) N/A 25.9 (23.6-28.1) 18.4 (16.5-20.2) N/A
Saturated fat > 20 g/daya** 29 (87.9%) 12 (36.4%) N/A 40 (72.7) 19 (34.5) N/A
State train anxietyb* 30.3 (25.9-34.6) 28.0 (24.1-31.9) N/A 33.5 (29.9-37.1) 29.8 (26.4-33.3) N/A
State trait anxiety > 40b** 6(16.2) 7 (18.9) N/A 18 (30%) 15 (25%) N/A
EQ59-VASb* 79.6 (75.1-84.1) 83.7 (79.8-87.6) N/A 78.4 (74.6-82.2) 86.0 (82.6-89.3) N/A
  1. aBaseline observation carried forward
  2. bCompleters only BCPP n = 37 MDPP n = 60
  3. *Mean (95% CI), **n (%), ***Median (25th and 75th centile), N/A not available
  4. ¥Food diaries were completed by 33 (73%) of the BCPP and 55 (68%) of the MDPP groups at baseline