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Exercise Testing in Preventive Medicine.
NIOSH 1975 May:IV-6-IV-12
An occupational health service serving an extremely large county government provides exercise testing as a portion of the examination protocol of safety personnel and executives, applicants and employees. Graded exercise electrocardiography is carried out using a stationary bicycle ergometer to 85 per cent of maximum. Of a total of 6,153 persons examined, 377 displayed abnormal electrocardiograms.
Preventive-medicine; Cardiovascular-system-disorders; Diagnostic-tests; NIOSH-Publication;
Occupational Medicine Symposia, Division of Occupational Health Programs, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland, HEW Publication No. (NIOSH) 75-189
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