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Table 3 Baseline measures of isometric and isokinetic muscle function

From: Effects of a combined protein and antioxidant supplement on recovery of muscle function and soreness following eccentric exercise

Variable CHO (n = 14) PRO (n = 16) PRO + AO (n = 17) p-value
Isometric
 Peak Torque (ft·lb) 152 ± 12.3 159 ± 8.8 167 ± 7.2 0.59
 Average Torque (ft·lb) 134 ± 11.2 139 ± 7.7 147 ± 6.8 0.56
 Slope (ft·lb./s) 138 ± 15.4 122 ± 19.1 134 ± 21.3 0.84
 Time to ½ Peak (sec) 0.16 ± 0.02 0.24 ± 0.03 0.19 ± 0.04 0.22
 Time to Peak (sec) 1.94 ± 0.29 2.38 ± 0.30 2.56 ± 2.46 0.30
Isokinetic
 Peak Torque (ft·lb) 138 ± 9.9 126 ± 7.9 135 ± 7.1 0.58
 Work per Rep (J) 133 ± 10.6 124 ± 8.3 127 ± 8.9 0.23
 Average Power (W) 78 ± 6.6 70 ± 5.2 74 ± 4.9 0.46
 Joint Angle at Peak (deg) 66 ± 2.5 68 ± 2.7 69 ± 2.2 0.69
 Time to Peak (sec) 0.85 ± 0.09 0.84 ± 0.07 0.73 ± 0.08 0.48
 Time Peak Held (sec) 0.04 ± 0.01 0.09 ± 0.05 0.07 ± 0.01 0.60
 Force Decay Time (sec) 1.43 ± 0.05 1.48 ± 0.06 1.42 ± 0.08 0.79
 Reciprocal Delay (sec) 0.65 ± 0.21 0.34 ± 0.08 0.36 ± 0.10 0.24
 Delay Time (sec) −0.07 ± 0.08 −0.04 ± 0.00 −0.05 ± 0.01 0.89
  1. Data are mean ± SE