cardiac stress test


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cardiac stress test

An ELECTROCARDIOGRAM (ECG) test done while the subject is exercising, as on a treadmill. This may reveal evidence of relative insufficiency of coronary blood flow that would not show up on an ECG done at rest.
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Also known as a stress electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG), treadmill stress test or cardiac stress test, this procedure requires patients to walk and, in the later stages, run on a treadmill until a target heart rate for their age is reached.
Daskalopoulou introduced the 'arterial stress test', which measures the arteries' response to the stress of exercise and is similar to a cardiac stress test, which measures the heart's response to the stress of exercise.
I had good cholesterol numbers and a great doctor, and recently I had passed a cardiac stress test.
Request for cardiology consultation, choice of medications, and further testing, including cardiac stress test, were all up to the admitting hospitalist's individual preference.
For example, I suggest that all women age 35 and older have a cardiac stress test during their annual physical.
In a study of about 100 people, the test was a significant predictor of positive cardiac stress test results, said Dr.
SunTech Medical produces the leading cardiac stress test blood pressure monitor and is the world's foremost manufacturer of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring products.
Senior citizens shall also be entitled to free medical and dental services, diagnostic and laboratory tests, but not limited to annual physical examination, cardiac stress test, endoscopy, ultrasound on kidneys, urethra and bladder, pulmonary function test, including professional fees of attending physicians in all government health care facilities.
Framingham Risk Scores were calculated for 2,377 patients after exclusion of 1,588 patients with a prior cardiac stress test or a known history of CAD, or if they died during hospitalization or had unaccountable data.
This test can be used in a fashion similar to a cardiac stress test for a patient with chest pain and angiographically revealed coronary lesions of undetermined clinical significance.
Anthony del Rosario (1st District, Davao Del Norte), senior citizens shall be entitled to a free annual physical examination, cardiac stress test, endoscopy, ultrasound on kidneys, ureter and bladder, pulmonary function test including professional fees of attending physicians in all government health care facilities.