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Table 2 Anaerobic Performance Changes.

From: Effects of arachidonic acid supplementation on training adaptations in resistance-trained males

Variable AA (n = 15) PLA (n = 16) Significance
Wingate Mean Power (W·kg-1)    
   Day 0 8.3 ± 1.2 8.9 ± 0.7 Group: 0.17
   Day 25 8.5 ± 1.1 8.9 ± 0.8 Time: 0.35
   Day 50 8.6 ± 1.2 9.1 ± 0.7 G × T: 0.08
Wingate Peak Power (W·kg-1)    
   Day 0 16.9 ± 3.1 18.3 ± 2.6 Group: 0.50
   Day 25 17.9 ± 2.6b 18.3 ± 2.8 Time: 0.11
   Day 50 18.1 ± 2.6b 18.1 ± 2.8 G × T: 0.02
Wingate Total Work (Joules)a    
   Day 0 21,102 ± 3,620 22,388 ± 4,222 Group: 0.18
   Day 25 21,658 ± 3,307 23,340 ± 3,909 Time: 0.001
   Day 50 22,394 ± 4,096 23,899 ± 3,493 G × T: 0.052
  1. Values are expressed as means ± SD.
  2. AA: Arachidonic acid, PLA: placebo.
  3. aSignificant main effect over time, p < 0.01.
  4. bSignificant within-group difference from baseline values, p < 0.05.