Table 2

Values of main parameters recorded in study participants
All MS (n = 28) RR (n = 19) PP (n = 9) HC (n = 22)
Legs (n) 56 38 18 44
rmVO2 (mlO2/min/100g) 0.059 ± 0.038* 0.058 ± 0.043 0.060 ± 0.025 0.039 ± 0.016
rHR (beats/min) 85 ± 10* 83 ± 11 89 ± 8 79 ± 6

MS, Multiple Sclerosis; RR, Relapsing Remitting; PP, Primary Progressive; HC, healthy controls; rmVO2, resting muscle oxygen consumption; rHR, resting heart rate.

*P < 0.05 by Unpaired Student T-test between all MS and HC;

P < 0.05 by One way-ANOVA among RR, PP, and HC.

Malagoni et al.

Malagoni et al. BMC Neurology 2013 13:52   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-13-52

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