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Table 2 Measured exercise intensity of UB and WB AVGs by weight status. Data expressed as mean and standard deviation (+)

From: Rapid component of excess post-exercise oxygen consumption of children of different weight status after playing active video games

  Healthy weight (n = 21) Overweight/obesity (n = 11)
UB WB UB WB
RPE (1–10 scale) 3.8 ± 2.3 4.1 ± 2.3 4.4 ± 2.0 4.7 ± 2.1
Average HR (bpm) 98.1 ± 12.7 96.4 ± 15.8 97.6 ± 13.4 95.7 ± 14.8
Average HR% 47.6 ± 6.2 47.4 ± 7.1 48.4 ± 6.4 47.5 ± 7.2
  1. UB Upper-body, WB Whole-body, RPE Rating of perceived exertion, HR Heart rate, HR% Percentage of estimated maximal heart rate