treadmill test


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Noun1.treadmill test - a stress test in which the patient walks on a moving treadmill while the heart and breathing rates are monitoredtreadmill test - a stress test in which the patient walks on a moving treadmill while the heart and breathing rates are monitored
stress test - a test measuring how a system functions when subjected to controlled amounts of stress
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5 were given a treadmill test, their respiratory exchange measured by indirect calorimetry while they walked 4, 5, and 6 km/h.
In the 1970s, over 5,000 participants (divided more or less evenly by gender), average age 47, were given a treadmill test to determine fitness, and they had body mass index calculated.
Men with the best cardiorespiratory fitness, as determined by a treadmill test, had 55% less risk of dying from cancer than men who were the least fit.
After a week on each diet--normal, high-fat, or high-carbohydrate--each woman took part in a 90-minute treadmill test designed to simulate the demands of professional soccer play.
On a standardized treadmill test conducted by an independent exercise physiologist, their exercise tolerance increased by more than 15% compared with that of the placebo group.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Exercise Treadmill Test Machine.
Materials/Methods: Participants underwent a maximal exercise treadmill test.
A stress test, also called a treadmill test or exercise test, is designed to find out how well your heart pumps blood, and can show if the blood supply is reduced in the arteries supplying the heart.
A treadmill test also is useful for measuring the functional impact of peripheral artery disease, evaluating the impact of treatment, and unmasking occult angina or coronary disease.
John is now at home following the treatment and must wait for six months before doctors can assess the results, when he will take a treadmill test.
Consider a nuclear medicine stress test, which is more sensitive than a regular treadmill test.