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Table 1 Subject characteristics

From: The effects of low-repetition and light-load power training on bone mineral density in postmenopausal women with sarcopenia: a pilot study

  Training (n = 7) Control (n = 8) P
Age (yrs) 60.4 ± 2.7 60.6 ± 2.3 .86
Postmenopausal period (yrs) 11.1 ± 6.3 8.9 ± 4.1 .43
Height (cm) 157.0 ± 4.3 157.6 ± 5.0 .82
Weight (kg) 47.4 ± 5.0 48.8 ± 4.4 .60
BMI (kg/m2) 19.2 ± 1.2 19.7 ± 1.8 .58
SMI (kg/m2) 5.4 ± 0.3 5.6 ± 0.5 .52
SBP (mmHg) 129 ± 26 127 ± 18 .88
DBP (mmHg) 71 ± 9 75 ± 13 .52
Energy intake (kcal/day) 1646 ± 209 1800 ± 249 .22
Protein intake (g/day) 76 ± 12 77 ± 13 .92
Calcium intake (mg/day) 661 ± 148 764 ± 194 .27
Vitamin D intake (μg/day) 22 ± 7 20 ± 8 .68
Vitamin K intake (μg/day) 406 ± 180 448 ± 237 .71
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD
  2. BMI body mass index, SMI skeletal muscle mass index
  3. SBP systolic blood pressure, DBP diastolic blood pressure