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Table 1 Respondent characteristic

From: Decreased blood pressure among community dwelling older adults following progressive muscle relaxation and music therapy (RESIK)

Characteristic Intervention
(n = 50)
Control
(n = 50)
P
f (%) f (%)
Gender, Female (%) 30 (60) 32 (64) 0.680
Education level, Senior high school (%) 27 (54) 17 (34) 0.252
BMI, Normal (%) 26 (52) 24 (48) 0.100
Family History, No (%) 26 (52) 35 (70) 0.065
Smoking History, No (%) 41 (82) 40 (80) 0.799
Anti-Hypertensive Medication,Yes (%) 34 (68) 37 (74) 0.509
  1. Note: The characteristic of respondents were the highest precentage. All variables were homogeneous and had been tested with chi square test. BMI Body Mass Index
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