Table 2.

Subject baseline characteristics

Women (n = 5) Men (n = 8) Combined (n = 13)
Age, yr 31.6 ± 7.4 30.9 ± 7.6 31.2 ± 7.2
Body wt, kg 51.6 ± 6.5 78.6 ± 7.4* 68.2 ± 15.3
Height, cm 159.3 ± 9.1179.2 ± 7.0* 171.6 ± 12.6
Body mass index, kg/m2 20.3 ± 1.5 24.4 ± 1.4* 22.9 ± 2.5
Body fat, % 21.8 ± 5.614.8 ± 4.8* 17.1 ± 6.0
  • Values are means ± SD; n = no. of subjects.

  • * P < 0.001 for women vs. men.