Table 1: Participants’ characteristics.

EXP PLA 
( 𝑚 = 4 , 𝑓 = 4 ) ( 𝑚 = 3 , 𝑓 = 4 )

Age (years) 4 9 ± 8 . 6 5 5 ± 1 1 . 0
Height (cm) 1 7 3 . 4 ± 9 . 3 1 6 5 . 9 ± 1 0 . 8
Mass (kg) 1 1 2 . 7 ± 3 6 . 9 9 0 . 5 ± 1 6 . 6
BMI (kg/m2) 3 4 . 5 ± 8 . 4 3 2 . 8 ± 4 . 8
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 1 3 5 . 9 ± 1 5 . 1 1 3 5 . 7 ± 1 2 . 7
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 8 7 . 8 ± 1 3 . 5 8 8 . 7 ± 2 0 . 7

Mean ± SD. There were no statistically significant differences between the physical characteristics of EXP and PLA groups.