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Table 2 Dialysis adequacy parameters

From: Functional training added to intradialytic cycling lowers low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and improves dialysis adequacy: a randomized controlled trial

Group Blood flow (ml/min) Filter size (m2) Duration of the HD session (min)
Baseline 8th week 16th week Baseline 8th week 16th week Baseline 8th week 16th week
INT 302.8 ± 8.7 304.4 ± 18.3 301.7 ± 15.6 2.0 ± 0.4 2.0 ± 0.3 2.1 ± 0.3 267.8 ± 31.0 277.2 ± 30.6 278.9 ± 27.7
CON 287.3 ± 30.4 293.5 ± 29.4 289.6 ± 29.3 1.9 ± 0.3 1.9 ± 0.3 1.9 ± 0.3 277.7 ± 21.7 277.3 ± 29.0 267.5 ± 21.2
  1. Note: Values are expressed as mean ± SD. There were no statistically significant differences between groups nor between study phases. Abbreviations: INT intervention group, CON control group