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Table 4 Subjective and objective physical activity

From: Psychological wellbeing and physical activity in children and adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease compared to healthy controls

  IBD-AD IBD-RE HC Statistical Analysis
(N = 8) (N = 14) (N = 24)
M ± SD M ± SD M ± SD H p ηp2 Interpretation of effect sizes
MET min vigorous 2610 ± 2745.99 2202.86 ± 1832.39 1378.33 ± 1023.34 2.124 0.355 0.09 m
MET min moderate 710 ± 789.5 557.14 ± 406.85 1198.33 ± 2032.29 0.594 0.752 0.04 s
MET min walking 315.56 ± 136.19 321.16 ± 390.79 397.79 ± 330.5 1.878 0.409 0.02 s
Total MET 3635.56 ± 2819.76 3081.16 ± 1994.34 2974.45 ± 2354.31 0.546 0.768 0.01 s
Sitting Weekend 382.5 ± 198.84 407.14 ± 193.25 351.33 ± 163.72 0.504 0.779 0.02 s
Sitting Weekday 411.25 ± 132.23 408.21 ± 143.41 384.38 ± 107.55 1.022 0.608 0.01 s
Fitness 2.25 ± 1.17 2.93 ± 0.92 3.08 ± 0.78 3.501 0.177 0.11 m
Heart Rate pre 6 MWT 94.63 ± 15.91 101.69 ± 13.19 94.26 ± 11.25 3.357 0.189 0.11 m
Heart Rate post 6 MWT 142.88 ± 46.41 161.92 ± 28.19 163.13 ± 28.9 0.623 0.74 0.05 s
Heart Rate increase 48.25 ± 45.99 60.23 ± 26.47 68.87 ± 30.35 0.801 0.679 0.07 m
6 MWT Distance 655.38 ± 135.69 719.08 ± 84.91 687.78 ± 88.02 1.247 0.544 0.07 m
Borg 1-10 4 ± 1.31 4.31 ± 2.72 3.74 ± 2.4 0.689 0.715 0.02 s
Grip strength (kg) 28.72 ± 11.61 24.54 ± 8.66 24.12 ± 9.64 0.877 0.65 0.02 s
Difference from norm 1.42 ± 9.34 −3.2 ± 8.25 −2.08 ± 7.36 0.837 0.663 0.03 s
Average daily steps 8049 ± 3614 10.689 ± 3089 12.473 ± 4248 5.923 0.049 0.18 l
  1. Notes: N = 46. degrees of freedom always = 2.41; p < .05 statistically significant; effect sizes: small (s) = .01 > ηp2 < .059. medium (m) = .06 > ηp < .139. or large (l) = ηp ≥ .14
  2. IBD-AD IBD in an active state of the disease, IBD-RE IBD in remission, HC Healthy Control, MET Metabolic Equivalent, 6 MWT 6-min walking test