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Table 1 Individual characteristics of post-menopausal women

From: Long-term aerobic exercise and omega-3 supplementation modulate osteoporosis through inflammatory mechanisms in post-menopausal women: a randomized, repeated measures study

Variables Groups E + S (n = 21) E (n = 20) S (n = 20) Con (n = 18) P <
Age (yr) 59.7 ± 2.3 61.4 ± 6.9 63.1 ± 7.5 58.9 ± 8.1 0.604
Height (m) 1.64 ± 0.14 1.67 ± 0.08 1.69 ± 0.09 1.68 ± 0.16 .6410
Weight (kg) 75.2 ± 12.2 77.5 ± 10.4 78.3 ± 16.1 75.9 ± 17.2 .8150
BMI (kg·m-2) 26.3 ± 4.8 25.1 ± 7.1 27.9 ± 5.4 28.5 ± 3.7 .7700
Fat (%) 29.8 ± 5.8 27.9 ± 7.5 29.1 ± 7.2 28.1 ± 6.8 .8050
VO 2max 33.7 ± 4.9 32.2 ± 3.1 31.2 ± 4.5 32.7 ± 4.4 .0660
PAS 135 ± 60 134 ± 51 140 ± 69 138 ± 61 .7010
  1. E+S = Exercise + Supplement; E = Exercise; S = Supplement; Con = Control; BMI = Body mass index; VO2max = Maximal oxygen uptake (ml-1·kg-1·min-1); PAS = Physical activity score. Values are mean ± SD