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Table 1 Principal characteristics of the two groups of athletes

From: Evaluation of left ventricular remodelling in young Afro-Caribbean athletes

Parameter AA (n = 77) CA (n = 53) p
Age (years±SE) 17 ± 0,5 18 ± 0,8 0.85
Height (cm ± SE) 173 ± 1,1 174 ± 0,9 0.93
Weight (Kg ± SE) 65 ± 1,3 66 ± 1 0.72
BMI (±SE) 21,4 ± 0,2 21,8 ± 0,2 0.56
Resting HR (AAm ± SE) 66,8 ± 0,8 64,1 ± 2 0.09
SBP (mmHg±SE) 115 ± 0,6 116 ± 1,3 0.52
DBP (mmHg±SE) 73 ± 0,5 70 ± 1,5 0.04
  1. Legend: BMI: Body Mass Index; SBP: systolic blood pressure; DBP: diastolic blood pressure.HR:Heart Rate