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Table 2 Cardiorespiratory data at ventilatory threshold 2

From: Re-esterified DHA improves ventilatory threshold 2 in competitive amateur cyclists

Group Trial Absolute VO2\(^{\left (ml \cdot min^{-1}\right)}\) Intra-groupp-value Relative VO2\(^{\left (ml \cdot kg^{-1} \cdot min^{-1}\right)}\) Intra-groupp-value VEO2 (VE/VEO2) Intra-groupp-value Heart rate (bpm) Intra-groupp-value
DHA Baseline 2729±305 } p = 0.001* 36.6±5.0 } p = 0.001* 26.83±2.30 } p = 0.013* 160±11 } p = 0.683
  Post 3046±335   41.2±5.4   28.50±2.40   160±13  
PLA Baseline 2792±340 } p = 0.503 37.2±5.7 } p = 0.418 27.85±3.43 } p = 0.870 162±12 } p = 0.242
  Post 2846±357   38.1±5.2   27.95±2.37   163±12  
Inter-group · Time −1 p = 0.025*   p = 0.024*   p = 0.084   p = 0.756  
  1. VE/VEO2: Ventilatory equivalent for oxygen. Values are presented as mean ± standard deviation (SD). * p <0.05
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