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Table 1 Physical characteristics of participants completed EIMD, independent sample t-test comparison between N-3 and Placebo group

From: The effect of Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation on exercise-induced muscle damage

  Total
(n = 14)
N-3
(n = 7)
PLA
(n = 7)
P-value
Age (years) 25.07 (± 4.05) 25.57 (± 4.18) 24.57 (± 4.24) 0.66
Weight (kg) 73.04 (± 9.82) 69.34 (± 10.93) 76.74 (± 7.59) 0.17
Height (cm) 179.59 (± 10.24) 174.60 (± 11.64) 184.59 (± 5.77) 0.06
BMI (kg/m2) 22.60 (± 1.80) 22.63 (± 1.41) 22.59 (± 2.24) 0.97
Body fat (%) 10.75 (± 4.07) 10.40 (± 4.29) 11.10 (± 4.15) 0.76
V̇O2max (ml/kg/min) 62.43 (± 11.77) 65.11 (± 11.08) 59.74 (± 12.66) 0.41
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD. N-3, omega-3 group; PLA placebo group, BMI body mass index, V̇O2max maximal oxygen consumption