
mean ± SD

MD (95% CI)

pvalue



DLP

CE

DLP  CE
 

\(\dot {V}\text {O}_{\mathrm {2peak}}\)/(L/min)

3.207 ±0.499

4.099 ±0.492

0.892 (1.138,0.646)

0.0000067

HR_{peak}/(bpm)

174 ±14

182 ±13

8 (12,4)

0.0016

RER_{peak}

1.21 ±0.07

1.18 ±0.05

0.02 (0.01,0.06)

0.17

\(\dot {V}\text {O}_{\mathrm {2VT1}}\)/(L/min)

1.555 ±0.358

1.779 ±0.349

0.224 (0.421,0.027)

0.029

\(\dot {V}\text {O}_{\mathrm {2VT2}}\)/(L/min)

2.704 ±0.414

3.472 ±0.551

0.768 (1.140,0.396)

0.0012

t_{ramp}/(min)

9.3 ±1.5

10.7 ±1.2

1.4 (2.1,0.8)

0.00067

 n=12, except \(\dot {V}\text {O}_{\mathrm {2VT2}}\) (n=10)
 DLP: dynamic leg press
 CE: cycle ergometer
 MD: mean difference of DLP  CE
 SD: standard deviation
 95% CI: 95% confidence interval for the mean difference
 pvalues are: paired twosided ttests