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Table 1 Body mass, Lee Index, NAL and adiposity of the male and female groups at the 90th day

From: Effects of moderate intensity endurance training vs. high intensity interval training on weight gain, cardiorespiratory capacity, and metabolic profile in postnatal overfed rats

  Males
CLSed RLSed RLEnd RLHIIT
BM (g) 272.70 ± 22.27 303.25 ± 26.75a 297.6 ± 24.42 295.15 ± 38.37
NAL (cm) 23.60 ± 0.52 24.12 ± 0.74 24.05 ± 0.63 24.00 ± 0.96
Lee Index 27.51 ± 0.55 27.84 ± 0.63 27.68 ± 0.28 27.76 ± 0.59
Adiposity (%)
 Perigonadal 1.55 ± 0.30 1.87 ± 0.31a 1.56 ± 0.18* 1.57 ± 0.35#
 Retroperitoneal 1.50 ± 0.48 2.25 ± 0.50a 1.45 ± 0.30* 1.62 ± 0.47#
  Females
CLSed RLSed RLEnd RLHIIT
BM (g) 176.45 ± 10.59 196.5 ± 17.72b 174.95 ± 15.84* 173.85 ± 16.73#
NAL (cm) 20.5 ± 0.6 21.34 ± 0.74 21.12 ± 0.23 20.98 ± 0.46
Lee Index 26.11 ± 0.36 26.76 ± 0.81 26.11 ± 0.20 26.01 ± 0.21
Adiposity (%)
 Perigonadal 1.43 ± 0.37 2.08 ± 0.58b 1.82 ± 0.41 1.38 ± 0.43#
 Retroperitoneal 1.38 ± 0.63 1.81 ± 0.44 1.35 ± 0.35* 1.51 ± 0.41
  1. Results are presented as means and standard deviations. A total of 10 rats were used from both groups for all parameters
  2. BM body mass, NAL nasoanal length
  3. *,#Significant difference compared to RLSed (p < 0.05)
  4. a, bSignificant difference compared to CLSed (p < 0.05)