Friday, 10 February 2017

ERS Course: Clinical exercise testing: basic principles and practice

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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

 

 

Monday, 30 January 2017

Pediatric Exercise Testing: Value and Implications of Peak Oxygen Uptake

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A new essay published on Children Jornal highlights the clinical relevance of cardiopulmonary exercise testing.

Friday, 20 January 2017

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing is a better outcome predictor than exercise echocardiography in asymptomatic aortic stenosis

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The International Journal of Cardiology hosts a paper confirming the validity of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing on patients with asymptomatic aortic stenosis.

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Prognostic value of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy

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The prognostic value of CPET in Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy (iDCM) patients has been studies in a recent paper published in the International Journal of Cardiology.

Thursday, 01 December 2016

Importance of Assessing Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Clinical Practice: A Case for Fitness as a Clinical Vital Sign

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A new statement by the American Heart Association has been recently published suggesting the addition of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) for risk classification in patient management and to encourage strategies designed to reduce cardiovascular risk.

Friday, 14 October 2016

Strength Training for Adolescents with cerebral palsy (STAR): study protocol of a randomised controlled trial to determine the feasibility, acceptability and efficacy of resistance training for adolescents with cerebral palsy

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A paper published in the British Medical Journal introduces purposes and methodology of a new clinical trial on gait inefficiencies on cerebral palsy adolescents that will be using COSMED wearable metabolic technology.

Monday, 03 October 2016

Maximal aerobic capacity in ageing subjects: actual measurements versus predicted values

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A new study in the European Respiratory Journal focuses on proper interpretation values for the measured VO2max in elderly patients.

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Evolving Role of Exercise Testing in Contemporary Cardiac Rehabilitation

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The utility of graded exercise tests, cardiopulmonary exercise tests, submaximal walking tests, and other functional assessments (strength, frailty) for Cardiac Rehabilitation have been reviewed in this article of the Journal of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention.

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