TABLE 1

Change in outcome measures

T0 Mean (SD)T1 Mean (SD)Mean (95% CI) changeP-Value
Age (years)70.74 (9.05)
BMI (kg/m²)26.93 (5.94)26.52 (5.77)-0.41 (-1.03 to 0.21)0.19
FEV1 (%Pred)47.75 (17.47)49.71 (19.97)1.96 (-1.12 to 5.05)0.21
FFMI (kg/m²)17.11 (2.80)16.61 (3.0)-0.50 (-1.08 to 0.09)0.09
QMVC (kg)31.57 (14.05)29.57 (11.68)-2.00 (0.06 to 3.93)0.044
QMVC/ht² (kg/m²)14.27 (2.07)11.40 (4.50)-2.87 (-4.27 to -1.48)<0.001
RFCSA (mm²)533.77 (220.10)532.50 (220.05)1.27 (-43.44 to 40.91)0.95
4MGS (m/s)1.00 (0.26)1.01 (0.30)-0.01 (-0.05 to 0.05)0.90
5STS (sec)12.43 (8.22)13.60 (11.06)1.17 (-1.14 to 3.48)0.31