Table 2.

Preintervention resting mean, antegrade, and retrograde shear rate in the brachial and superficial femoral artery of healthy young men (n = 13).

0 mmHg30 mmHg60 mmHgP‐value
Brachial artery
Mean shear rate (sec−1)95 ± 6759 ± 3179 ± 520.109
Antegrade shear rate (sec−1)108 ± 6482 ± 3095 ± 470.283
Retrograde shear rate (sec−1)−13 ± 12−24 ± 15−16 ± 140.009
Superficial femoral artery
Mean shear rate (sec−1)36 ± 2245 ± 5823 ± 190.309
Antegrade shear rate (sec−1)61 ± 1775 ± 5253 ± 150.191
Retrograde shear rate (sec−1)−25 ± 13−30 ± 13−30 ± 130.368
  • Data are presented as mean ± SD. P values represent repeated measures ANOVA.