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Table 1 Demographic data-obese and control group

From: Uncomplicated obesity is associated with abnormal aortic function assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance

  Control Subjects Obese Subjects
Sample size 12 27
Age (y) 53 ± 10 49 ± 11
Male: Female 8:4 13:14
Weight (kg) 75.0 ± 12.6 98.3 ± 19.7†
Height (m) 1.8 ± 0.01 1.70 ± 0.01*
BMI (kg/m2) 23.9 ± 2.7 33.8 ± 3.0†
Fat Mass (kg) 20.2 ± 6.8 38.3 ± 11.9†
Lean Mass (kg) 54.0 ± 14.9 57.6 ± 14.5
WC (cm) 86 ± 8 113 ± 15 *
WHR 0.9 ± 0.01 1.0 ± 0.01
SBP (mmHg) 127 ± 10 130 ± 9
DBP (mmHg) 76 ± 9 80 ± 8
  1. BMI, body mass index; SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; MAP, mean arterial pressure; WC, waist circumference; WHR, waist hip ratio. *p < 0.05, †p < 0.01. Data are presented as means ± standard deviation.