• Publications
  • Influence
Exercise standards for testing and training: a statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association.
The purpose of this report is to provide revised standards and guidelines for the exercise testing and training of individuals who are free from clinical manifestations of cardiovascular disease andExpand
  • 1,711
  • 93
  • PDF
ACC/AHA 2002 guideline update for exercise testing: summary article. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee to Update
The American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA) Task Force on Practice Guidelines regularly reviews existing guidelines to determine when an update or full revision isExpand
  • 2,142
  • 74
Clinician's Guide to cardiopulmonary exercise testing in adults: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association.
Exercise testing remains a remarkably durable and versatile tool that provides valuable diagnostic and prognostic information regarding patients with cardiovascular and pulmonary disease. ExerciseExpand
  • 1,078
  • 65
Exercise and physical activity in the prevention and treatment of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease: a statement from the Council on Clinical Cardiology (Subcommittee on Exercise,
This statement was reviewed by and has received the endorsement of the American College of Sports Medicine. Regular physical activity using large muscle groups, such as walking, running, orExpand
  • 1,955
  • 52
  • PDF
Exercise standards for testing and training: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association.
The 2001 version of the exercise standards statement1 has served effectively to reflect the basic fundamentals of ECG–monitored exercise testing and training of both healthy subjects and patientsExpand
  • 865
  • 51
  • PDF
Recommendations and Considerations Related to Preparticipation Screening for Cardiovascular Abnormalities in Competitive Athletes: 2007 Update: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart
Sudden deaths of young competitive athletes are tragic events that continue to have a considerable impact on the lay and medical communities.1–17 These deaths are usually due to a variety ofExpand
  • 923
  • 42
  • PDF
Exercise and heart failure: A statement from the American Heart Association Committee on exercise, rehabilitation, and prevention.
Heart failure (HF) may be defined as the inability of the heart to meet the demands of the tissues, which results in symptoms of fatigue or dyspnea on exertion progressing to dyspnea at rest. TheExpand
  • 889
  • 38
  • PDF
Core components of cardiac rehabilitation/secondary prevention programs: 2007 update: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Exercise, Cardiac Rehabilitation, and Prevention
The American Heart Association and the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation recognize that all cardiac rehabilitation/secondary prevention programs should containExpand
  • 497
  • 34
ACC/AHA Guidelines for Exercise Testing. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Exercise Testing).
Preamble . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 263
  • 614
  • 30
  • PDF
Cardiac rehabilitation and secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: an American Heart Association scientific statement from the Council on Clinical Cardiology (Subcommittee on Exercise,
This article updates the 1994 American Heart Association scientific statement on cardiac rehabilitation. It provides a review of recommended components for an effective cardiacExpand
  • 719
  • 28
  • PDF