Table 2

Skeletal muscle cross sectional area (cm2) at the five peaks and three troughs in men and women

PositionMen (n=10)Women (n=10)
Values are mean (SD).
*Significantly different from women, p<0.01.
P1288 (38)*161 (24)
P2139 (22)*77 (16)
P3217 (23)*164 (23)
P4272 (29)*187 (21)
P5122 (13)*103 (15)
B187 (17)*48 (14)
B298 (17)*60 (12)
B3171 (18)*122 (23)