The answer to the question was yes, breathing HH would improve exercise tolerance
, peak oxygen consumption and HRQOL.
This finding is of interest as exercise physiologists and clinicians studying PVD commonly believe that anaerobic glycolysis and the resultant increase in lactate concentrations in the ischaemic muscles and blood explains why these patients develop the pain of intermittent claudication and why their exercise tolerance
is so impaired.
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Speaking at the annual meeting of the American Heart Association (AHA) held in New Orleans, LA in early November, Menasche said that the patient's clinical status has markedly improved, as evidenced by an increase in exercise tolerance
and an improved left ventricular ejection fraction.
If given in large enough doses, they may reduce your maximal exercise tolerance
Although significant increases in hemoglobin have been observed following rhuEPO treatment, exercise tolerance
seems to improve only modestly in nonexercising MHD patients.
It would be prudent to: 1) initially do only a portion of the aerobic section, or 2) do every other repetition until exercise tolerance
Before starting an exercise program, have a complete physical exam, including a standardized exercise tolerance
Pentoxyphylline (Trental), 400mg TID with meals, along with decaffeination of diet, may be beneficial, especially if combined with an enteric-coated ASA 325mg tablet twice a week and a graded walking program to improve exercise tolerance
In one typical study conducted at Baylor College of Medicine, only 40 percent of women with chest pains and poor" exercise tolerance
tests proved to have heart disease when dye was injected into their coronary arteries; the comparable figure for men is about 88 percent.
CircuLite recently announced CE Marking approval for the SYNERGY[R] System, which is a micro-pump designed to halt the progression of heart failure and to improve symptoms and exercise tolerance
Clinical trials have shown that oral arginine supplementation contributes to enhanced exercise tolerance
because of its ability to enhance cardiac circulation and vasodilation of blood vessels.