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Table. 7.

Table. 7.

Comparison of the the VC during the Intervention in the ABE and GBE Groups

ABE GroupGBE GroupWSR Z-valueWSR p-value
VC (l)N1212-1.530.126
Mean RankNR5.0007.170
PR6.8005.830
Sum of RanksNR10.00043.000
PR68.00035.000
Pre3.180±1.5193.760±1.624
Post3.962±1.6673.511±1.827
Change between pre and Post Test.781±.962-.248±1.761
MWU Z-value-2.275-.314
MWU p-value.023*.754

WSR: Wilcoxon signed rank test

MWU: Mann-Whitney U test

NR: Negative Ranks

PR: Positive Ranks

VC: vital capacity

ABE Group: aquatic breathing exercise group

GBE Group: general breathing exercise group

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