Table 1

The mean age, menopausal age, duration of menopause and mean body mass index (BMI) of the groups

AcupunctureSham
Mean±SD (Min–Max)Mean±SD (Min–Max)
Age50.3±4.5 (39.0–58.0)48.5±7.9 (40.0–56.0)
Menopausal age45.6±5.5 (38.0–55.0)46.4±3.2 (40.0–52.0)
Menopause duration (year)4.7±4.5 (1.0–12.0)4.1±3.4 (0.0–14.0)
BMI29.1±3.9 (23.5–37.6)30.6±5.1 (21.8–39.0)