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Table 1 Study characteristics by groups at baseline

From: Effect of 12-weeks elastic band resistance training on MyomiRs and osteoporosis markers in elderly women with Osteosarcopenic obesity: a randomized controlled trial

Variable Control (n = 31)
Mean ± SD
Experimenta (n = 32)
Mean ± SD
Age (years) 64.05 ± 3.35 64.11 ± 3.81
Height (cm) 155.77 ± 4.14 155.59 ± 4.38
Weight (kg) 78.73 ± 7.52 81.81 ± 8.03
BMI (kg/m2) 32.53 ± 2.01 33.72 ± 3.15
Body fat (%) 43.60 ± 2.66 46.29 ± 3.42
BMC (gr) 2.13 ± 0.50 2.24 ± 0.38
BMD (gr/cm2) 1.005 ± 0.450 0.929 ± 0.245
FRAX 4.72 ± 0.18 4.68 ± 0.19
Vitamin D 43.02 ± 20.97 38.28 ± 21.32
Alkaline phosphatase (IU/L) 139.23 ± 28.22 165.93 ± 42.46
CTX-I (ng/ml) 0.526 ± 0.097 0.543 ± 0.081
  1. BMI body mass index, BMC bone mass content, BMD bone mass density, FRAX Fracture risk assessment tool, CTX-I C-telopeptides of type I collagen