Skip to main content

Table 1 Body weight gain (%) and total food intake (g) in normal cholesterol chow diet and cholesterol-rich diet rats submitted to continuous moderate training (5 or 2 consecutive days/week) during 8 weeks

From: Effects of 2 or 5 consecutive exercise days on adipocyte area and lipid parameters in Wistar rats

Group/Tissue Total Food Intake (g) Body Weight Gain (%)
C 1108 ± 55.05 64.06 ± 4.18
TC5 1127 ± 34.73 36.58 ± 2.88 *+
TC2 1034 ± 55.70 60.98 ± 3.01
H 1405 ± 33.64 ° 94.86 ± 3.64 °
TH5 1347 ± 23.19 ° 68.35 ± 3.53 *°
TH2 1252 ± 31.22 ° 72.20 ± 4.38 *
  1. * p ≤ 0.05 comparing trained × sedentary groups; +p ≤ 0.05 comparing 5 × 2 days/week exercised groups; ° p ≤ 0.05 comparing normal cholesterol chow diet × cholesterol-rich diet groups. Sedentary control (C) and cholesterol-rich diet group (H); 5 and 2× per week continuous training control (TC5) (TC2); 5 and 2× per week continuous training cholesterol-rich diet group (TH5) (TH2).