Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing and second-line pulmonary function tests to detect obstructive pattern in symptomatic smokers with borderline spirometry

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests, Clinical CPET

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A study published on the Respiratory Medicine Journal investigates the need for additional research on smokers with respiratory symptoms (dyspnoea, cough, or sputum production) and normal spirometry.

Friday, 23 June 2017

Cardiopulmonary exercise factors predict survival in patients with advanced interstitial lung disease referred for lung transplantation

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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The Respiratory Medicine Journal presents a new study demonstrating the prognostic value of CPET test parameters as pre-assessment tool for lung transplant ILD patients.

Friday, 12 May 2017

Systematic review: pre- and post-operative prognostic value of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in liver transplant candidates

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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Interesting literature review on the Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutic Journal focusing on the role of cardio pulmonary exercise test (CPET) in cirrhosis patients.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Exertional dyspnoea in interstitial lung diseases: the clinical utility of cardiopulmonary exercise testing

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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A new review study published on the ERS European Respiratory Review describes the importance of Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Test to evaluate dyspnoea symptoms in Interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) patients.

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).

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Total Energy Expenditure, Energy Intake, and Body Composition in Endurance Athletes Across the Training Season: A Systematic Review

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Science and Performance

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An interesting article on Sport Medicine Online reviewed 321 scientific articles to analyze the alterations of total energy expenditure (TEE), energy intake, and body composition during different seasonal training phases.

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.

Friday, 10 February 2017

ERS Course: Clinical exercise testing: basic principles and practice

Posted in Clinical CPET, Event News

ERS Course: Clinical exercise testing: basic principles and practice

Organised by: European Respiratory Society
Date: 23-24 February, 2017
Venue: Eurostars Roma Aeterna Hotel, Via Casilina, 125 (Rome, Italy)
Topics: Clinical Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Test

Full programme and Registration

 

 

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