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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of included patients. BMI body mass index, MMT8 manual muscle testing 8

From: The immune system in sporadic inclusion body myositis patients is not compromised by blood-flow restricted exercise training

 AgeGenderBMIMonths from diagnosisCreatine kinaseHealth assessment questionnaireMMT8Immunosuppressive medicine
BFRE (n = 11)
 Mean67.5W/M: 3/824.7157.85490.8569.64/11
 SD6.5 3.1987.73970.836.2 
Control (n = 10)
 Mean69.2W/M: 2/824.6946.63081.12567.92/10
 SD4.6 4.6827.22470.886.0