Table 2: Participant characteristics at baseline.

CharacteristicControl group ( )Aerobic training group ( )
Mean ± SDMinMaxMean ± SDMinMax

Age, y22.6 ± 3.820.029.023.8 ± 3.620.028.0
Height, cm166.8 ± 7.4158.9177.0167.9 ± 8.3160.0182.0
Weight, kg66.4 ± 12.956.988.971.0 ± 18.749.196.2
BMI, kg·m−223.9 ± 4.219.730.224.9 ± 4.917.929.8
Waist circ., cm77.4 ± 8.171.090.581.8 ± 15.665.599.0
SBP, mmHg109.3 ± 4.6105.0116.0118.2 ± 12.8106.0133.0
DBP, mmHg68.8 ± 6.161.077.071.8 ± 4.268.079.0

Data reported as mean standard deviation.
Min: minimum value; Max: maximum value; BMI: Body Mass Index; Waist circ: waist circumference; SBP: Systolic blood pressure; DBP: Diastolic blood pressure.