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Table 5 Follow up EVS relative to normative data

From: Do assessments of cardiorespiratory and muscular fitness influence subsequent reported physical activity? A randomized controlled trial

  Baseline EVS
Mean (SD)
3 mo EVS
Mean (SD)
6 mo EVS
Mean (SD)
12 mo EVS
Mean (SD)
Baseline VO2max < norm (N = 42) 193 (153) 206 (175) 221 (176) 196 (181)
Baseline VO2max ≥ norm (N = 100) 272 (194) 244 (183) 257 (179) 261 (191)
Baseline grip strength < norm (N = 69) 264 (203) 224 (175) 246 (211) 235 (202)
Baseline grip strength ≥ norm (N = 67) 224 (157) 263 (202) 252 (143) 252 (185)
  1. EVS Exercise Vital Sign (minutes/week), N number of respondents