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Table 2 CPET values during maximal exertion

From: New relative intensity ambulatory accelerometer thresholds for elderly men and women: the Generation 100 study

Variable N Mean ± SD
   Men Women
VO2max (ml · min−1 · kg−1) 97 31.0 ± 6.5 26.3 ± 5.1a
VO2max (L · min−1) 97 2.480 ± 0.557 1.755 ± 0.262a
VEmax (L · min−1) 97 92.7 ± 18.7 61.2 ± 9.9a
RERmax (VCO2max/VO2max) 97 1.16 ± 0.7 1.12 ± 0.60a
HRmax (beats · min−1) 97 151 ± 13 157 ± 13a
Treadmill inclination at max (%) 97 13 ± 4 12 ± 3
Speed at max (km · h−1) 97 5.6 ± 0.9 5.2 ± 0.6a
  1. Values are presented as mean ± standard deviation (SD)
  2. Abbreviations: VO 2max maximal oxygen uptake, VE max maximal pulmonary ventilation, RER max maximal respiratory exchange ratio, HR max Maximal heart rate
  3. astatistically significant difference between sexes (p < 0.05)