cardiopulmonary exercise

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Noun1.cardiopulmonary exercise - exercise intended to strengthen the circulatory system
jump rope - a child's game or a cardiopulmonary exercise in which the player jumps over a swinging rope
exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout - the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit; "the doctor recommended regular exercise"; "he did some exercising"; "the physical exertion required by his work kept him fit"
conditioner - exercise that conditions the body; "farm work can be a good conditioner"
aerobic exercise, aerobics - exercise that increases the need for oxygen
jogging - running at a jog trot as a form of cardiopulmonary exercise
power walking - a form of cardiopulmonary exercise consisting of rapid walking accompanied by vigorous swinging of the arms
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A cardiopulmonary exercise test was assigned to determine the variables related to power and aerobic capacity of the pilots.
1994) Method of expired gas collection during cardiopulmonary exercise testing does not affect respiratory gas exchange measurements in patients with heart failure.
The present study investigated physiologic and systemic immunologic responses to a 6MWT in muscle-wasted patients with COPD and compared them with maximal cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET).
Each month during LVAD support, the patients underwent cardiopulmonary exercise testing and echocardiographic assessment of cardiac function at both full and reduced LVAD flow.
The clinical course of pulmonary hypertension varies widely, and patients often are subjected to repeated right heart catheterization and cardiopulmonary exercise testing to assess disease severity and progression.
E] were compared during walking and running as a percentage of the same variables obtained at maximal effort during the maximal cardiopulmonary exercise test.
2max] can be evaluated using a cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPX) or field tests (Leger and Lambert, 1982; Singh et al.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test System (For Ergospirometry System) qty-1
During the first visit, a maximal cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPETmax) was conducted to determine the following parameters: V[O.
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing using a ramp protocol enables exercise specialists to identify the ventilatory thresholds.

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