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Table 3 Relative isokinetic peak torques (Nm/kg) of the knee extensor and flexor muscles

From: The effects of single high-dose or daily low-dosage oral colecalciferol treatment on vitamin D levels and muscle strength in postmenopausal women

  Knee extension Knee flexion
Daily-dosage group Single-dose group p-valuea Daily -dosage group Single-dose group p-valuea
Dominant Non-dominant Dominant Non-dominant Dominant Non-dominant Dominant Non-dominant
Pretreatment 0.97 ± 0.4 0.98 ± 0.4 1.02 ± 0.3 0.99 ± 0.4 0.62/0.89 0.34 ± 0.1 0.32 ± 0.1 0.36 ± 0.2 0.33 ± 0.2 0.62/0.81
4th week 1.06 ± 0.4 1.09 ± 0.4 1.05 ± 0.3 1.06 ± 0.3 0.95/0.78 0.37 ± 0.2 0.36 ± 0.2 0.39 ± 0.2 0.39 ± 0.2 0.69/0.59
12th week 1.03 ± 0.3 1.05 ± 0.4 1.13 ± 0.3 1.14 ± 0.3 0.35/0.36 0.37 ± 0.1 0.37 ± 0.1 0.39 ± 0.2 0.40 ± 0.2 0.69/0.55
p value 0.03b 0.21 0.20 0.05   0.18 0.03c 0.22 0.10