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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of subjects for age, anthropometry, self-reported energy expenditure and scores on the health-related quality of life scale SF-36, by sex

From: Repeatability and validity of a standardised maximal step-up test for leg function-a diagnostic accuracy study

  Women, n = 30 Men, n = 30 Total, n = 60
Descriptive statistics at baseline Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Age (years) 52.6 (7.0) 55.3 (6.2) 54.0 (6.7)
Weight (kg) 71.9 (11.2) 86.1 (11.3) 79.0 (13.2)
Height (cm) 166.1 (4.8) 177.9 (5.4) 172.0 (7.8)
Body mass index, BMI, (kg· m-2) 26.1 (4.0) 27.3 (4.2) 26.7 (4.1)
Energy expenditure, (kcal·wk-1) 925 (722) 1469 (1249) 1123 (344)
PF, Physical function 91.0 (10.6) 96.3 (4.5) 93.6 (8.5)
BP, Bodily pain 76.6 (24.2) 84.0 (20.0) 80.3 (22.3)
GH, General health 79.1 (20.4) 79.5 (18.0) 79.3 (19.1)