arm ergometer


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arm ergometer

A hand-driven crank used instead of a bicycle or treadmill to measure cardiopulmonary conditioning or health.
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The activity-specific model for arm ergometry was developed based on the data collected during trials at HERL using an Angio Arm Ergometer (Lode B.
2002), the Wingate arm ergometer test (Hawley and Williams, 1991), and tethered swimming (Papoti et al.
Testing was performed in the upright seated position with a Monark arm ergometer (Monark Excercise AB, Varberg, Sweden) mounted to an adjustable table.
After surgery, 14 patients were randomly assigned to the control group that started a 6 wk general rehabilitation program or the training group that combined it with an interval exercise program on an arm ergometer.
Cycle] system is an arm ergometer (arm-crank) interfaced with a personal computer.
If you can, push your chair in sustained exercise for 30 minutes at least three times a week or use an arm ergometer.