Impaired chronotropic response to exercise stress testing as a predictor of mortality Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Diseases
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Among patients with known or suspected coronary disease, chronotropic incompetence is independently predictive of all-cause mortality, even after considering thallium perfusion defects. Incorporation of chronotropic response into the routine interpretation of stress thallium studies may improve the prognostic power of this test.

publication date

  • February 10, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.281.6.524

PubMed ID

  • 10022108

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 524

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 281

number

  • 6