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Table 5 Effects of vigorous cool room training on blood biomarkers

From: Vigorous cool room treadmill training to improve walking ability in people with multiple sclerosis who use ambulatory assistive devices: a feasibility study

Variable Pre Post Follow-up Test statistic p Post-hoc (p-adj)
M (SD) M (SD) M (SD)
Biomarkers
Brain derived neurotrophic factor at rest (ng/mL) 67.62 (20.43) 63.46 (19.97) 64.76 (16.31) 3.000 0.223 t1–2 = 0.237
t1–3 = 0.345
t2–3 = 0.499
Interleukin-6 at rest (ng/mL) 0.0005 (0.0010) 0.0007 (0.0006) 0.0019 (0.0035) 2.533 0.282 t1–2 = 0.686
t1–3 = 0.109
t2–3 = 0.225
  1. M Mean, SD Standard deviation; p: significance; p-adj: adjusted p value; *p < 0.05; ng Nanogram, mL, Milli-liter;