bicycle ergometer


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bicycle ergometer

Etymology: L, bis, twice; Gk, kyklos, circle, ergon, work, metron, measure
a stationary bicycle dynamometer that measures the strength of an individual's muscle contraction.

bicycle ergometer

A stationary bicycle used in determining the amount of work performed by the rider.
See also: ergometer

cycle ergometer

a fixed cycling machine used in fitness testing to estimate the exercise intensity (power output) from the rpm and the resistance to pedalling, which can be adjusted to vary the intensity.
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movement exercises, endurance on a bicycle ergometer, and muscle-strengthening activities).
In the research bicycle group, for example, individuals who could only pedal a bicycle ergometer at the onset of the studies for a period of a few seconds were able to pedal the bicycle ergometer for an hour at a load of up to 1 kp at the end of the two-year period.
Bazelmans and colleagues applied an individually tailored bicycle ergometer test: the workload was increased every minute in steps of 10 percent of estimated maximal workload [4].
Those in the exercise arm initially worked out in-hospital on a bicycle ergometer six times daily in 10-minute sessions.
2]) consented to perform three cycle exercise tests on the same electromagnetically braked bicycle ergometer (Ergoline Ergoselect 200 P, Carefusion Netherlands, Houten, The Netherlands) with different ergospirometers, which were randomly assigned.
Part 2 Purchase 1 bicycle ergometer exercise ECG system
In research studying the changes in trunk angle and seat-tube angle using a bicycle ergometer, power transmission and exercise efficiency were higher at a wider hip joint angle than at a narrower hip joint angle (Price et al.
For all testing and training sessions, participants brought their own bicycle that was attached to an electronic bicycle ergometer (Computrainer Lab, Racermate, Inc.
Using a Monarch mechanically braked bicycle ergometer mounted on a kayak frame, the [VO.

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