Cardiac autonomic responses to exercise testing in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


İNAL İNCE D., Savci S., Arikan H., SAĞLAM M., Guclu M., Tokgozoglu L., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.10, no.2, pp.104-110, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2010.032
  • Journal Name: ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.104-110
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective: Incremental exercise testing is used to evaluate exercise intolerance in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The purpose of this cross-sectional, observational study was to compare cardiac autonomic responses of patients to exercise testing with healthy subjects and to investigate their determinants.