A stair-climb test of cardiorespiratory fitness for Singapore.

@article{Teh2000AST,
  title={A stair-climb test of cardiorespiratory fitness for Singapore.},
  author={K. C. Teh and Abdul Rashid Abdul Aziz},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={41 12},
  pages={588-94}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to develop a stair-climb test of cardiorespiratory fitness for adult Singaporeans, particularly those staying in Singapore Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats. METHOD 103 subjects [56 males, of mean (SD) age 44.8 (13.9) years and Body Mass Index, or BMI, 23.3 (3.2); and 47 females, of age 43.2 (12.9) years and BMI 21.9 (2.8)] were first assessed for their cardiorespiratory fitness, measured using maximal oxygen uptake (or VO2max) on a treadmill… CONTINUE READING