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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: The bilateral limb deficit (BLD) phenomenon during leg press: a preliminary investigation into central and peripheral factors

Characteristic Male (n = 5) Female (n = 9) Total (n = 14)
Age (years) 27.2 ± 6.8 21.8 ± 1.3 23.7 ± 4.7
Height (m) 1.79 ± 0.06 1.66 ± 0.06 1.71 ± 0.09
Weight (Kg) 82.8 ± 9.3 69.7 ± 8.2 74.4 ± 10.5
Body mass index (BMI) (kg/m2) 25.7 ± 1.9 25.3 ± 3.1 25.5 ± 2.7
Thigh girth (cm) 61.5 ± 3.2 62.7 ± 6.3 62.3 ± 5.3
Right anterior thigh skinfold (mm) 12.0 ± 3.2 15.1 ± 4.0 14.0 ± 3.9
Right anterior patella skinfold (mm) 9.9 ± 3.9 14.6 ± 2.0 12.9 ± 3.6