resting pulse


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resting pulse

A pulse rate obtained while an individual is at rest and calm.
Synonym: basal pulse
See also: pulse
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Or maybe you're just going for a lower resting pulse.
In case of Resting Heart Rate and Resting Pulse Rate, hypothesis that there will be a significant improvement in selected physiological variable was accepted.
but my resting pulse would become slower as I became fitter.
The basic DPS assigns point values to hypertension, family history, black race, age 55-64 years, smoking history, waist circumference, height, resting pulse rate, and weight.
A study that followed 129,135 women for eight years found those whose resting pulse was more than 76 beats per minute were 26 percent more likely to experience a heart attack or die from coronary heart disease than women whose resting heart rate was 62 beats per minute or less.
higher resting pulse rate, increased blood pressure and body fat may be responsible for lower PFI at HA.
After combining dog and cat data, it was found that pet owners, as compared to non pet owners, had significantly lower resting pulse rates, lower systolic and diastolic blood pressure, and exhibited significantly lower reactivity on all three measures following a stressful arithmetic task.
SAM ALLARDYCE knows everything about his recruits, from their resting pulse rate to their psychological profile.
He notes that the medical assistant has recorded a resting pulse rate of 110/m and resting respirations of 32/m.
In fact, you should find that, as your heart becomes more efficient from endurance exercise, your resting pulse rate is slower than it was before you took up this healthy habit.
Monitor your resting pulse rate for a full minute every day, and contact your doctor if it's five beats or more below the rate programmed on the pacemaker--the device may need adjustment.
At the age of 65 he was in perfect health, with an ideal resting pulse rate of 63, and has aimed to keep himself fit ever since.