Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Descriptive Characteristics

From: Impact of stress reduction on negative school behavior in adolescents

  TM Group CTL Group
  Pre-intervention Period Intervention Period Pre-intervention Period Intervention Period p value*
Age (years) 16.2 ± 1.3 16.7± 1.3 16.0 ± 1.4 16.6 ± 1.3 ns
Weight (kg) 81.4 ± 26.9 81.3 ± 26.2 83.2 ± 23.4 85.8 ± 24.2 ns
Height (cm) 171.1 ± 9.3 171.7 ± 9.4 171.3 ± 7.7 171.8 ± 7.8 ns
Body mass index (kg/m2) 27.4 ± 7.4 27.2 ± 7.2 28.5 ± 8.4 29.3 ± 8.8 ns
TV watched per week (hours) 34.3 ± 17.2 37.2 ± 21.3 36.1 ± 9.6 39.1 ± 18.7 ns
  1. Values are means ± standard deviations. *P values are for group x time interactions. NS = not significant.