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Table 1 Descriptive Statistics

From: Sex differences in autonomic function following maximal exercise

  Males (n = 31) Females (n = 40) Total (n = 71)
Age (years) 24 ± 1 25 ± 1 24 ± 0.5
Height (cm) * 177.9 ± 1.0 163.4 ± 1.1 170.2 ± 1.2
Weight (kg) 82.7 ± 2.4 73.0 ± 4.1 79.2 ± 2.6
BMI (kg/m2) 26.1 ± 0.8 27.1 ± 1.3 27.1 ± 0.8
VO2peak (ml/kg/min) * 39.2 ± 1.3 28.8 ± 1.0 33.3 ± 1.0
HR rest (bpm) * 62 ± 1 67 ± 2 65 ± 1
HR peak (bpm) 184 ± 2 179 ± 2 180 ± 1
HR at 1 min recovery (bpm) 153 ± 2 153 ± 2 153 ± 2
HR at 2 min recovery (bpm) 136 ± 2 136 ± 2 136 ± 1
  1. All data presented as mean ± standard error. *p < 0.05 between sexes