Effect of physical training on QTc interval in elderly people.

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In order to assess whether heart rate-adjusted QT duration (QTc) is reduced by physical activity in an elderly population, a randomized, controlled intervention study of the effect of a 6-month intensive training program on QTc was undertaken. The participants were 229 healthy men and women, aged 60-80 years. The subjects of the intervention group trained… (More)

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@article{Schuit1998EffectOP, title={Effect of physical training on QTc interval in elderly people.}, author={A. J. Schuit and Jacqueline M. Dekker and Femmie de Vegt and Theo Verheij and R D Rijneke and Evert G. Schouten}, journal={Journal of electrocardiology}, year={1998}, volume={31 2}, pages={111-6} }