Dundee step test: a simple method of measuring the blood pressure response to exercise

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The exercise systolic blood pressure (BP) response provides prognostic information over and above that of resting clinic BP in both normotensive and hypertensive individuals. We have developed a 3-min step test as a method of measuring the exercise systolic BP. Healthy volunteers and patients referred for assessment of hypertension took part in validating… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.jhh.1000869

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@article{Lim1999DundeeST, title={Dundee step test: a simple method of measuring the blood pressure response to exercise}, author={Po Teen Lim and Paul Gerard Shiels and J. Anderson and TM MacDonald}, journal={Journal of Human Hypertension}, year={1999}, volume={13}, pages={521-526} }