Friday, 24 March 2017

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing for detecting pulmonary arterial hypertension in systemic sclerosis

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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This study published on the Heart Journal analyses the diagnostic role of cardiopulmonary exercise test for detecting and ruling of systemic sclerosis pulmonary arterial hypertension (SSC-associated PAH).

Friday, 10 March 2017

CORP: Measurement of the Maximum Oxygen Uptake (VO2max): VO2peak is no longer acceptable

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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A new paper on the Journal of Applied Physiology examines the so-called secondary criteria used to validate VO2max iin particular with exercise naïve, unmotivated and/or clinical populations.