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Table 1 Baseline group characteristics

From: Whole-body vibration decreases delayed onset muscle soreness following eccentric exercise in elite hockey players: a randomised controlled trial

Endpoints WBV Stretch only
Sex
Male 7 (64%) 7 (64%)
Female 4 (36%) 4 (36%)
Age (years) 26 27
Competition level
International 6 (55%) 5 (45%)
National 5 (45%) 6 (55%)
Usual training (hours/week)
2–5 0 (0%) 1 (9%)
5–10 9 (82%) 9 (82%)
 > 10 2 (18%) 1 (9%)
Body mass index (kg/m2)
20–25 11 (100%) 10 (91%)
 > 25 0 1 (9%)