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Table 3 Maximal exercise characteristics of the children

From: Substrate utilization during submaximal exercise in children with a severely obese parent

Variable LP OP P Value
VO2peak, ml/kg/min 40.3 ± 2.7 35.6 ± 2.6 0.22
VO2peak, L/min 1.5 ± 0.1 1.7 ± 0.2 0.46
Peak Watts 113.1 ± 10.0 118.0 ± 17.0 0.81
  1. Characteristics obtained during a maximal exercise test on a cycle ergometer
  2. LP, children with lean/non-obese parents; OP, children with a severely obese parent (n = 13 per group). Mean ± SE. There were no statistically significant differences between the groups.