Table 1. Time‐course changes in heart rate and mean arterial pressure
Time into exercise (min)
BL510152025303540
Heart rate, beats min−1
Control61 ± 8125 ± 9139 ± 11142 ± 11144 ± 11147 ± 11148 ± 11151 ± 12153 ± 13
Graduated compression58 ± 7126 ± 9139 ± 9141 ± 9143 ± 9145 ± 10148 ± 11150 ± 10152 ± 10
Mean arterial pressure, mmHg
Control78 ± 594 ± 899 ± 696 ± 596 ± 595 ± 595 ± 595 ± 695 ± 6
Graduated compression77 ± 596 ± 7100 ± 797 ± 895 ± 794 ± 694 ± 592 ± 692 ± 6
  • Data are mean ± standard deviation (= 9).

  • BL, baseline at rest. There was no between‐condition difference throughout for both heart rate and mean arterial pressure (all P > 0.05).