treadmill stress test


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treadmill stress test

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Other traditional exams, such as treadmill stress tests, only look at blood-flow and have their limitations.
Evening and morning treadmill stress tests were performed during the single blind, placebo run-in period to establish baseline values and were repeated at the end of the double blind period.
Other items that are often part of the basic executive physical are EKGs, pulmonary function testing, body composition analyses, treadmill stress tests and chest x-rays.
Doctors say he has a remarkably low heart rate, as has been demonstrated by his two-hour mountain-bike rides and his stellar performance on treadmill stress tests that put him in the top 1 percent of men his age.
Investigators administered treadmill stress tests at baseline and following the 6-month study.
Researchers administered treadmill stress tests at baseline and following the 6-month study and used the results to determine each subject's maximal heart rate.
Pediatric Cardiology Associates provides non-invasive pediatric cardiology physician services to infants and children with congenital and acquired heart disease, including echocardiograms, electrocardiograms, treadmill stress tests and fetal cardiology assessments.
In the conservative approach, patients are monitored closely with so-called noninvasive tests, such as treadmill stress tests.
Although measuring BNP to help diagnose and treat this form of heart disease is still experimental, scientists have found that BNP levels rise during treadmill stress tests in patients with coronary disease.
Adenoscan is an alternative to treadmill stress tests for those unable to perform them, such as the elderly, those with leg or hip replacements and arthritic patients," said Mario S.
In the double-blind, three-week angina study, 311 patients with exercise induced ischemia and angina symptoms - confirmed by baseline treadmill stress tests - were randomized to placebo or four different treatment groups receiving daily Cardizem(R) LA doses of either 180 mg PM, 360mg PM, 360mg AM or 420mg PM.
ECG signals acquired from the EASI 12-Lead System trigger SunTech's R-wave-gated Tango Exercise BP Monitor to automatically measure and display the astronaut's systolic and diastolic blood pressure, along with heart rate, at preset intervals during the CHeCS treadmill stress tests.