cycle 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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Participants were supplied with appropriately sized cycling shoes, and were fitted to an indoor cycle ergometer with clipless pedals.
2]max during Astrand and Rithym test in cycle ergometer in untrained men.
Intensities for the 30 minutes continuous cycle ergometer exercise tests were set at 5% below (A) and above (B) the lactate turn point 1, and below (C) and above (D) the lactate turn point 2.
Numerous studies have attempted to determine LT by applying protocols with incremental loads performed on a cycle ergometer (17, 5), a treadmill (13,16), and during resistance exercise (24,25).
Each session consisted of 30 minutes of instructed FA mediation (20 minutes sitting mediation followed by 10 minutes walking meditation) and 30 minutes of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise on either a treadmill or cycle ergometer at 50-70% VO2 peak.
Additionally, he performed a 10 min ride at steady state (50% peak power output) on the same cycle ergometer (Lode Excalibur, Groningen, NL), both with 2L and separately with the AL and NL.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The scientists built a compact human centrifuge with an exercise component or a cycle ergometer that a person can pedal as the centrifuge spins.
The effects of circular and elliptical chainwheels on steady-rate cycle ergometer work efficiency.
The second phase of the study consisted of performing a graded exercise test on a Excalibur Sport cycle ergometer (Lode, The Netherlands).
As weight increases energy expenditure per unit time increases remarkably in the case of step-test, but in cycle ergometer there was very slight increase.
In the study, volunteers exercised on a cycle ergometer, and were randomly provided with a different beer after exercise.
TRAIN LIKE AN ASTRONAUT-CEVIS : Cycle Ergometer with Vibration Isolation and Stabilization System (CEVIS), essentially a recumbent bicycle, provides aerobic exercise and is intended as a countermeasure for the harmful physiological effects of exposure to microgravity that are anticipated during stays on the ISS.