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Table 5 Correlation of pain intensity with secondary outcomes in patients with breast cancer (n = 28) who underwent physical training

From: Effect of exercise on pain and functional capacity in breast cancer patients

Variables SG (n = 14) CG (n = 14)
Base 12 weeks Base 12 weeks
r p value r p value r p value r p value
Fatigue 0,8571 0,0001** 0,6880 0,0065* 0,6511 0,0117* 0,7630 0,0015**
VO2 max (ml−1Kg−1 min−1) −0,1106 0,7066 −0,2123 0,4661 −0,4042 0,1518 −0,2182 0,4535
BMI (Kg/m2) −0,3480 0,2227 −0,5858 0,0277* −0,0920 0,7544 −0,1870 0,5221
Flexibility (cm) −0,0217 0,9414 −0,0218 0,9409 − 03765 0,1846 −0,5575 0,0383*
Static Strength (Right) (Kgf) −0,1358 0,6434 −0,2392 0,4102 −0,5810 0,0293* −0,7252 0,0033**
Static Strength (Left) (Kgf) −0,0339 0,9084 −0,3174 0,2688 −0,4673 0,0920 −0,5879 0,0270*
  1. SG study group, CG control group, VO 2 max Volume of maximum oxygen uptake, BMI body mass index, Values expressed: average ± standard deviation; *p < 0,05; **p < 0,01