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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of subjects

From: Effect of the dietary supplement Meltdown on catecholamine secretion, markers of lipolysis, and metabolic rate in men and women: a randomized, placebo controlled, cross-over study

Variable Men
(n = 10)
Women
(n = 10)
P value
Age (yrs) 23.7 ± 4.3 21.9 ± 2.4 0.2636
Height (cm) 177.2 ± 4.7 167.4 ± 7.2 0.0019
Weight (kg) 77.4 ± 6.7 63.6 ± 11.1 0.0033
BMI (kg·m-2) 24.8 ± 2.9 22.6 ± 2.8 0.1063
Body fat (%)* 8.8 ± 3.3 23.0 ± 5.9 0.0001
Waist (cm) 81.5 ± 5.9 70.4 ± 6.2 0.0007
Hip (cm) 99.1 ± 3.0 99.4 ± 7.4 0.9225
Waist:Hip 0.82 ± 0.06 0.71 ± 0.03 0.0001
Years Anaerobic Exercise 6.2 ± 5.4 3.3 ± 3.3 0.1584
Hours per week Anaerobic Exercise 4.7 ± 2.5 3.1 ± 3.3 0.2396
Years Aerobic Exercise 3.9 ± 3.3 4.7 ± 4.0 0.6525
Hours per week Aerobic Exercise 3.1 ± 2.5 4.7 ± 3.5 0.2698
  1. Data are mean ± SD.
  2. * Determined from 7-site skinfold analysis use Lange calipers and Siri equation