Table 1—

Respiratory data during the pre- and posttraining respiratory tests conducted at 130% pretraining o2peak

VariablePretrainingPosttraining
epeak (l/min)*
    Type 1 diabetic group96.1 ± 10.379.5 ± 7.0
    Control group104.6 ± 10.494.3 ± 8.1
o2peak (l/min)*
    Type 1 diabetic group3.44 ± 0.333.14 ± 0.27
    Control group3.12 ± 0.283.03 ± 0.35
Mean o2(l/min)
    Type 1 diabetic group2.49 ± 0.212.33 ± 0.18
    Control group2.32 ± 0.232.35 ± 0.23
co2peak (l/min)
    Type 1 diabetic group3.52 ± 0.423.01 ± 0.30
    Control group3.47 ± 0.423.20 ± 0.38
e/co2
    Type 1 diabetic group28.0 ± 1.126.9 ± 1.3
    Control group30.7 ± 1.630.4 ± 1.8
  • Data are means ± SE. Type 1 diabetic group, n = 8; control group, n = 7. epeak, peak expired ventilation, BTPS; o2peak, peak oxygen uptake, STPD; co2peak, peak carbon dioxide output, STPD; Ve/co2, peak ventilatory equivalent for carbon dioxide.

  • *

    * P < 0.05;

  • P < 0.01 pretraining vs. posttraining.