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Table 3 Correlation of blood BHB level with calorie consumption, weight loss, BMI change and blood pressure

From: Blood pressure, body mass index lowering and ketogenesis in Qigong Bigu

BHB and calories consumed within two days BHB and calories consumed within three days BHB and calories consumed within five days
r -0.5614 -0.6097 -0.6968
freedom 31 31 31
t value 3.7767 4.2832 5.4089
P 0.0007 0.0002 <0.0001
Five days weight loss and BHB BMI change and BHB BHB and blood pressure/systolic BHB and blood pressure/diastolic
r 0.6428 0.6489 -0.1870 -0.2523
freedom 32 31 31 31
t value 4.7471 4.748 1.0599 1.4518
P <0.0001 <0.0001 0.2974 0.1566