THE Q-T RATIO IN TREADMILL STRESS TESTING
- Duke Treadmill Score in the Elderly: Prognostic Value? Miller, Karl E. // American Family Physician;9/15/2002, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p1060
Provides an overview of a study which used the Duke treadmill score, the treadmill exercise test for diagnosing coronary artery disease, to stratify patient risk. Patient and methods; Efficiency of the Duke treadmill score. INSET: EDITOR'S NOTE.
- The Effect of Caffeine on Exercise Tolerance and Left Ventricular Function in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. Hirsch, Alan T.; Gervino, Ernest V.; Nakao, Shoichiro; Come, Patricia C.; Silverman, Kenneth J.; Grossman, William // Annals of Internal Medicine;4/15/89, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p593
Determines whether acute oral caffeine ingestion by patients with coronary artery disease results in decreased treadmill exercise performance or deterioration of echocardiographic measures of systolic or diastolic left ventricular function. Characteristics of patients with clinically stable...
- Coronary heart disease diagnosis bases on the change of different parts in treadmill exercise test ECG. Jian-ling, Sun; Ying, Zhao; Yu-lian, Gao; Li-juan, Xiong; Ji-hong, Guo; Xiao-ying, Li // Cell Biochemistry & Biophysics;Dec2013, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p969
Summarize the value of the change of different parts in treadmill exercise test (TET) ECG to coronary heart disease (CHD) diagnosis. Four hundred and forty-five cases have been included in this investigation, which stayed in our hospital from January of 2006 to March of 2011 and underwent TET...
- Whole-Body Thallium Imaging in Coronary Artery Disease. Tellier, P. // Angiology;Oct1994, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p867
The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence, type, and severity of asymptomatic leg perfusion abnormalities in 116 male patients with proven coronary artery disease (CAD) who performed near-maximal treadmill test. Interextremity asymmetry was observed in 60% of patients, but the...
- Acute chest pain in the low-risk patient. Amsterdam, Ezra A.; Pinkowish, Mary Desmond // Patient Care;Dec2004, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p56
Focuses on acute chest pain in the low-risk patient. Goals of the initial clinical assessment of any patient presenting with acute chest pain; Information on how cardiologists identifies patients with chest pain; Results of a study on the usefulness of exercise treadmill testing in coronary...
- Response to treadmill may predict CAD. // Modern Medicine;Jul95, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p9
Discusses how heart-rate response to treadmill exercise may predict the development of coronary artery disease (CAD) based on a study conducted by Michael Lauer. Heart rate variability; Increase mortality risk.
- Using an Outcomes-Based Approach to Identify Candidates for Risk Stratification After Exercise Treadmill Testing. Shaw, Leslee J.; Hachamovitch, Rory; Peterson, Eric D.; Lewin, Howard C.; Iskandrian, Ami E.; Miller, D. Douglas; Berman, Daniel S.; Shaw // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Jan1999, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
OBJECTIVE:To develop a hierarchical approach to cardiac risk stratification after treadmill testing. PATIENTS:Clinical and treadmill test data were used to identify a patient population that may be candidates for further risk stratification with stress tomographic myocardial perfusion imaging. A...
- Exercise Treadmill Score for Predicting Prognosis in Coronary Artery Disease. Mark, Daniel B.; Hlatky, Mark A.; Harrell, Frank E.; Lee, Kerry L.; Califf, Robert M.; Pryor, David B. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun87, Vol. 106 Issue 6, p793
Evaluates the application of exercise treadmill test for predicting prognosis in coronary artery disease. Application of exercise treadmill test in patients with chest pain; Methodology of the study; Discussion on the results of the study.
- Early Post-myocardial Infarction Treadmill Stress Testing. Fuller, Colin M.; Raizner, Albert E.; Verani, Mario S.; Nahormek, Patricia A.; Chahine, Robert A.; McEntree, Charles W.; Miller, Richard R. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun81, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p734
Presents a study that assessed the value of limited treadmill stress testing in predicting the extent and severity of anatomically proven coronary artery disease. Medical background of the patients observed; Analysis of the relation between the results of treadmill stress testing and left...