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Table 1 MGET (mean gastric emptying time), MCAT (Mean cecum arrival time) and MSITT (mean small intestinal transit time) in minutes for liquid and solid meals calculated using statistical moments

From: Employment of a noninvasive magnetic method for evaluation of gastrointestinal transit in rats

  Liquid meal Solid meal
Rat MGET MCAT MSITT MGET MCAT MSITT
1 119 209 90 118 263 145
2 100 194 94 125 181 56
3 83 194 111 111 173 62
4 91 184 93 158 284 126
5 92 231 138 203 334 131
6 112 206 94 129 228 99
Mean 100 203 103 141* 244* 103
SD 14 16 19 35 62 37
  1. Mean ± SD (min); * P < 0.04 vs. liquid meal.