Exercise testing for chronotropic assessment.

  title={Exercise testing for chronotropic assessment.},
  author={B L Wilkoff and Richard E Miller},
  journal={Cardiology clinics},
  volume={10 4},
Cardiac chronotropic analysis has only begun to develop into a clinically relevant science. In the past, formal exercise testing was usually relegated to the assessment of ischemia or cardiac rehabilitation. The establishment of rate-responsive pacemakers as a potentially effective treatment for chronotropic incompetence forced the definition of cardiac chronotropism and assessment of the pacemaker response. Little is known about the normal chronotropic response and less has been established… CONTINUE READING


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