Table 1

Characteristics of study subjects

Anthropometric characteristicsLeanOverweight
Number of male participants99
Age (years)32 ± 934 ± 11
Weight (kg)77.6 ± 8.2106.5 ± 11.1***
BMI (kg/m2)24.9 ± 1.732.9 ± 4.6***
Waist circumference (cm)83.2 ± 7.1113.6 ± 10.7***
Waist-to-hip ratio0.9 ± 0.041.0 ± 0.05***
Body fat percentage (%)19.4 ± 3.227.6 ± 3.7***
Blood pressure systolic (mmHg)125 ± 8134 ± 15
Blood pressure diastolic (mmHg)76 ± 1180 ± 9
  • Data are the mean ± SD unless stated otherwise.

  • ***P < 0.001, independent t test.