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Table 1 Changes in measures during prolonged sitting (PS, n = 10) and disrupted sitting (DS, n = 10) sessions

From: Disrupting prolonged sitting reduces IL-8 and lower leg swell in active young adults

  Prolonged Sitting Disrupted Sitting Partial Eta Squared
T1 T2 T1 T2
Heart Rate (bpm) 62.5 ± 12.0 63.8 ± 13.0 63.3 ± 11.0 73.3 ± 9.1* 0.36
Systolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 117.2 ± 11.9 110.6 ± 15.0 111.4 ± 12.5 110.5 ± 10.7 0.09
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 74.2 ± 6.9 71.6 ± 6.4 71.4 ± 6.0 70.0 ± 7.8 0.10
Total Cholesterol (mmol/L) 4.4 ± 0.8 4.6 ± 0.8 4.3 ± 0.5 4.4 ± 0.7 0.10
HDL Cholesterol (mmol/L) 1.4 ± 0.4 1.3 ± 0.4 1.3 ± 0.3 1.3 ± 0.3 0.00
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.2 ± 0.5 1.6 ± 0.9 1.0 ± 0.3 1.4 ± 0.5 0.01
LDL Cholesterol (mmol/L) 2.5 ± 1.1 2.5 ± 0.6 2.5 ± 0.7 2.4 ± 0.7 0.04
Glucose (mmol/L) 4.5 ± 0.5 5.0 ± 0.7 4.7 ± 0.3 5.7 ± 0.8* 0.24
IL-1β (pg/μg of protein) 0.09 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.09 0.01 ± 0.02 0.00
  1. Partial eta squared: small (0.01), medium (0.09), and large (0.25)
  2. *p < 0.05; means ± SD