Table 2.

HR and MAP

Session 1 baseline Session 2 baseline Session 3 placebo/time learning
Before End Before End Before End
HR (bpm)
    Control group 60.4 (23.8) 57.8 (22.9) 69.3 (5.7) 67.5 (5.6) 68.1 (7.6) 66.3 (8.3)
    Placebo group 68.7 (8.9) 67.1 (11.0) 70.1 (8.7) 66.2 (10.5) 66.7 (11.7) 64.5 (12.7)
MAP (mmHg)
    Control group 91.9 (37.0) 92.6 (36.6) 103.9 (10.1) 100.7 (8.0) 92.5 (8.4) 94.7 (11.6)
    Placebo group 103.7 (16.4) 105.4 (18.5) 100.6 (16.3) 99.5 (15.2) 97.2 (13.4) 98 (11.5)
  • Values are the mean (SD) calculated as 1 min averages before and at the end of the second heating on each experimental day.