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Table 3 Documentation of median (minimum-maximum) GLP-1 measurements with regard to time points of enteral feeding both in Group 1 and Group 2

From: Impact of early versus late enteral nutrition on cell mediated immunity and its relationship with glucagon like peptide-1 in intensive care unit patients: a prospective study

GLP-1 (pmol/L) Group 1 Group 2 P
Prefeeding 5.3 (4.2 to 14.6) 7.5 (3.8 to 14.8) 0.384
At 5 minutes after 1st feeding 5.9 (4.1 to 12.0) 7.2 (4.3 to 12.4) 0.912
At 15 minutes after 1st Feeding 6.0 (3.5 to 17.2) 8.3 (4.0 to 12.9) 0.406
At 30 minutes after 1st Feeding 5.6 (3.9 to 10.6) 6.5 (3.7 to 13.3) 0.45
At 60 minutes after the first feeding 5.1 (4.4 to 10.6) 7.8 (4.9 to 12.5) 0.096
At 120 minutes after the first feeding 5.5 (4.3 to 10.8) 6.3 (4.3 to 16.1) 0.481
Prefeeding on the third day 7.3 (4.4 to 11.6) 6.9 (3.8 to 13.5) 0.912
At 5 minutes after feeding on the third day 7.6 (4.2 to 13.7) 6.4 (4.6 to 24.8) 0.971
At 15 minutes after feeding on the third day 8.3 (4.4 to 16.5) 6.6 (4.2 to 24.0) 0.971
At 30 minutes after feeding on the third day 8.5 (4.3 to 18.7) 7.2 (4.7 to 18.1) 0.912
At 60 minutes after feeding on the third day 6.6 (4.8 to 9.4) 9.2 (4.5 to 16.0) 0.143
At 120 minutes after feeding on the third day 5.9 (4.5 to 16.1) 6.2 (4.1 to 21.8) 0.091