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Table 3 Physical activity at baseline, and changes during intervention

From: Effectiveness of a physical activity program on cardiovascular disease risk in adult primary health-care users: the “Pas-a-Pas” community intervention trial

  Baseline     Change during the intervention (End - Baseline)  
  CG (n = 104) IG (n = 260) p   CG (n = 104) IG (n = 260) p
Total physical activity (METs/min/week)a 2468.26 (4628.84) 2363.10 (3122.32) 0.808   −357.61 (4765.03) 774.81 (4004.22) 0.026
Level of physical activity      % change  
 Low (%) 32.30 28.00 0.610 Lower 61.5 45.8 0.033
 Moderate (%) 46.90 46.80 Similar 26.0 39.0
 High (%) 20.80 25.20 Higher 12.5 15.3
  1. CG Control group, IG Intervention group, METs Metabolic equivalents
  2. aValues expressed as mean and (standard deviation)