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Table 2

SF-36v2 mixed models analysis of change from baseline.

PF RPBPVTPCSGHSFREMHMCS

Baseline mean
 Control (Cntl)44.1545.7540.1347.6345.0449.4843.2644.7444.1945.36
 Intervention (Int)39.6640.839.1840.7740.1944.4241.6943.9242.4443.93
Change from baseline
 Week 1
  Cntl0.332.232.23−0.061.781.204.032.030.120.84
  Int4.971.802.595.883.213.467.371.645.354.79
  Int-Cntl4.64−0.430.365.941.432.263.33−0.405.243.95
 Week 2
  Cntl0.881.492.113.89−0.231.176.884.565.726.97
  Int4.205.405.779.294.574.237.643.596.856.87
  Int-Cntl3.313.913.665.414.803.060.76−0.981.13−0.11
 Week 3
  Cntl0.19−1.112.891.29−0.19−1.612.61−0.632.871.77
  Int6.687.915.5010.085.854.579.066.587.298.09
  Int-Cntl6.499.02¥2.628.796.046.196.457.204.426.32
 Week 4
  Cntl−0.141.961.922.94−0.351.146.762.176.035.95
  Int7.548.248.1511.086.634.539.966.9910.149.67
  Int-Cntl7.68¥6.286.248.146.98¥3.393.204.824.113.72
 Week 5
  Cntl1.894.126.254.692.281.066.495.295.996.46
  Int6.147.917.6312.445.995.0210.197.578.609.93
  Int-Cntl4.243.791.387.763.713.963.692.282.613.47
 Week 6
  Cntl1.022.655.415.491.312.015.085.056.466.87
  Int7.119.298.6111.977.447.1510.477.979.489.97
  Int-Cntl6.096.643.206.496.135.145.392.923.013.10

scores based upon US National Norms: mean = 50 and SD = 10.
< 0.05; < 0.01; < 0.001.

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