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Graded Exercise Testing.
NIOSH 1975 May:IV-1-IV-5
Graded exercise testing is discussed with emphasis on some aspects of equipment used in exercise testing, the methods that can be employed, and a suitable protocol. Indications for exercise testing include: chest pains, functional capacity for work evaluation, screening asymptomatic people for ischemic heart disease, post myocardial infarction rehabilitation, evaluation of therapy for angina pectoris, and arrhythmia evaluation.
Physical-exercise; Diagnostic-techniques; Cardiovascular-system-disorders; Stress; Heart-disorders;
Occupational Medicine Symposia, Division of Occupational Health Programs, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland, HEW Publication No. (NIOSH) 75-189
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division