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Table 2 Body composition measurements of patients with schizophrenia and healthy controls

From: Body composition in patients with schizophrenia: Comparison with healthy controls

  Male   Female  
  Schizophrenia Control p value Schizophrenia Control p value
Body Fat (kg) 20.2±12.4 13.0±5.8 p<0.001 19.8±9.8 16.3±7.6 p<0.01
% Body Fat 27.7±11.8 18.3±5.8 p<0.001 30.2±9.8 28.5±7.6 p=0.124
Fat Free Mass (kg) 49.0±9.7 55.5±5.9 p<0.001 43.6±7.9 38.5±3.6 p<0.001
Muscle Mass (kg) 46.3±9.2 52.6±5.6 p<0.001 41.2±7.5 36.3±3.3 p<0.001
Body Water (kg) 34.3±6.1 38.4±4.6 p<0.001 31.3±5.2 27.8±3.3 p<0.001