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Table 1 Time course of blood pressure changes (mmHg, x±s )

From: Correlation between blood pressure changes and AMS, sleeping quality and exercise upon high-altitude exposure in young Chinese men

Index LA High altitude 3,700 m
   Day 1 Day 3 Day 5 Day 7
SBP 115.15 ± 10.53 121.25 ± 12.69a 116.47 ± 10.07 121.02 ± 9.58 119.75 ± 9.36
DBP 72.50 ± 9.56 79.41 ± 9.45a 79.18 ± 9.96a 81.04 ± 8.80a 78.48 ± 9.11a
MABP 86.71 ± 8.93 93.36 ± 9.55a 90.47 ± 8.47a 94.36 ± 8.56a 92.24 ± 7.81a
Pulse BP 42.65 ± 8.06 41.84 ± 9.98a 39.00 ± 8.04a 39.98 ± 6.43a 41.27 ± 10.28
  1. SBP, Systolic blood pressure; DBP, Diastolic blood pressure; MABP, Mean arterial blood pressure; Pulse BP, Pulse blood pressure. Values are means ± SD (standard deviation). aP < 0.05 compared with LA.