Author(s)
Nasreen A. Ilias, Hong Xian, Cindi Inman, Wade H. Martin
Date
2009-01-01
Source
Am Heart J. 2009 Jan;157(1):69-76. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2008.09.007. Epub 2008 Nov 1.

Treadmill exercise testing provides prognostic and clinical information that is not available for patients with lower extremity disabilities who undergo pharmacologic stress tests. We sought to determine whether arm ergometer (AXT) exercise capacity in resting metabolic equivalents (METs) and hemodynamic and electrocardiographic responses to AXT are predictors of survival, myocardial infarction (MI), or coronary revascularization, individually or as a composite.

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