Table 1.

Baseline distribution of proposed moderators, overall and by group assignment

VariableOverall (N = 122)Usual care (n = 62)AET (n = 60)P
Patient preference0.34
    No preference18 (14.8%)11 (17.7%)7 (11.7%)
    Preferred AET104 (85.2%)51 (82.3%)53 (88.3%)
Age, y0.89
    <5042 (34.4%)21 (33.9%)21 (35.0%)
    ≥5080 (65.6%)41 (66.1%)39 (65.0%)
Sex0.55
    Male72 (59.0%)35 (56.5%)37 (61.7%)
    Female50 (41.0%)27 (43.5%)23 (38.3%)
Marital status0.44
    Married94 (77.0%)46 (74.2%)48 (80.0%)
    Unmarried28 (23.0%)16 (25.8%)12 (20.0%)
Disease stage at study entry0.78
    No evidence of disease34 (27.9%)18 (29.0%)16 (26.7%)
    SI/II43 (35.2%)23 (37.1%)20 (33.3%)
    SIII/IV45 (36.9%)21 (33.9%)24 (40.0%)
General health0.054
    P/F19 (15.6%)7 (11.3%)12 (20.0%)
    GD47 (38.5%)20 (32.3%)27 (45.0%)
    VG/EX56 (45.9%)35 (56.5%)21 (35.0%)
BMI0.35
    <25.038 (31.1%)23 (37.1%)15 (25.0%)
    25.0-29.948 (39.3%)22 (35.5%)26 (43.3%)
    ≥30.036 (29.5%)17 (27.4%)19 (31.7%)

NOTE: Data are in n (%).

Abbreviations: AET, aerobic exercise training; SI/II, stage I/II; SIII/IV, stage III/IV; P/F, poor/fair; GD, good; VG/EX, very good/excellent.