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Table 2 Changes (mean ± SD) in bone mineral density (BMD)

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) ANOVA Interaction
  Pre Post Pre Post F P
BMD (g/cm2)
Total body 0.981 ± 0.074 0.981 ± 0.063 0.996 ± 0.057 0.992 ± 0.061 0.860 0.371
Arm 0.681 ± 0.042 0.676 ± 0.047 0.693 ± 0.042 0.688 ± 0.047 0.035 0.854
Spine 0.890 ± 0.069 0.883 ± 0.051 0.877 ± 0.077 0.870 ± 0.079 0.003 0.957
Pelvis 0.920 ± 0.076 0.935 ± 0.080 0.926 ± 0.072 0.917 ± 0.057 6.061 0.029*
Leg 0.985 ± 0.090 0.987 ± 0.082 1.026 ± 0.069 1.025 ± 0.077 0.213 0.652
  1. *p < 0.05