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Table 1 Characteristics of the subjects

From: Higher ventilatory responses during and after passive walking-like leg movement in older individuals

  Young group Older group
(n = 8; male = 4, female = 4) (n = 7; male = 3, female = 4)
Age (years) 20 ± 2 70 ± 1***
Height (m) 1.64 ± 0.10 1.58 ± 0.11
Weight (kg) 60.1 ± 8.0 52.9 ± 7.3
Body mass index (kg/m2) 22.3 ± 2.1 21.1 ± 1.9
  1. ***P <0.001 compared with values in the young group.