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Table 2 Group-wise comparisons of BP and BPV measures

From: Blood pressure in bipolar disorder: evidence of elevated pulse pressure and associations between mean pressure and mood instability

Variable BD (n = 38) BPD (n = 25) HC (n = 43) ANCOVA
F(2, 100) P \(\eta_{P}^{2}\)
BP metric
HR, BPM ± SD 69.3 ± 10.8 75 ± 8.9 67.57 ± 8.8 2.576 0.081 0.049
SBP, mmHg ± SD 117.7 ± 11 112 ± 7.3 113.6 ± 9 2.671 0.074 0.050
DBP, mmHg ± SD 76.9 ± 8.1 76.4 ± 6.8 76.3 ± 6.6 0.126 0.881 0.002
PP, mmHg ± SD 40.8 ± 7.4 35.7 ± 5.3 37.3 ± 6.3 4.711 0.011 0.085
MAP, mmHg ± SD 90.5 ± 8.5 88.3 ± 6.5 88.7 ± 6.9 0.494 0.612 0.010
BPV metric
cvHR, % ± SD 10.6 ± 3.6 10.5 ± 3.5 10.5 ± 3.3 0.056 0.945 0.001
cvSBP, % ± SD 6.2 ± 1.7 6.5 ± 2.2 6.4 ± 2 1.537 0.220 0.030
cvDBP, % ± SD 7.2 ± 2.3 7.9 ± 2.3 7.8 ± 2.2 1.427 0.245 0.028
cvPP, % ± SD 13.6 ± 3.7 14.1 ± 4 14.6 ± 5.3 0.586 0.559 0.012
cvMAP, % ± SD 6.2 ± 1.9 6.8 ± 2.2 6.6 ± 1.9 2.458 0.091 0.047
  1. ANCOVA results are reported with age and BMI inserted as covariates