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Previous observations have suggested the possibility of separating the borderline hypertensive population into two groups on the basis of blood pressure responses to maximal exercise testing. In order to evaluate the effects of 1 year of physical training on hypertensive subjects, 14 men with resting borderline hypertension and with a normal pressure(More)
In order to evaluate the significance of premature ventricular beats (PVBs) in childhood, 9 children (mean age 12.8 +/- 2.3 years) without clinical or in noninvasive investigational signs of heart disease, with occasional PVBs detected during early medical control, have been studied over periods ranging from 12 to 68 months. At the beginning and end of the(More)
The authors examined 1831 asymptomatic subjects, aged 40 to 70 years, practicing physical activity in leisure-time. Two groups were considered: the first one with 1443 subjects aged 40-49 and the second one with 388 subjects over 50 years old. Subgroups were obtained by considering length of sport activity, type of sport and degree of training. The(More)
Physical fitness of athletes affected by mitral valve prolapse (MVP) was examined, in order to evaluate the influence of sport activity on the natural history of the disease. Maximal workload, total workload, percentage efficiency (according to Hollmann's formula), double product of maximal cycloergometric stress test performed by 80 athletes (53 male, 27(More)
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