Heart rate response to exercise stress testing in asymptomatic women: The St. James women take heart project Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aging
  • Heart Rate
  • Models, Cardiovascular
  • Sex Characteristics

abstract

  • Chronotropic incompetence is associated with an increased risk of death in asymptomatic women; however, the traditional male-based calculation overestimates the maximum HR for age in women. Sex-specific parameters of physiological HR response to exercise should be incorporated into clinical practice.

publication date

  • July 13, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.939249

PubMed ID

  • 20585008

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 130

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 122

number

  • 2