What is the strongest prognostic marker identified in treadmill stress testing?

Updated: Nov 21, 2018
  • Author: David Akinpelu, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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One of the strongest and most consistent prognostic markers identified in exercise testing is maximum exercise capacity, which is at least partly influenced by the extent of resting left ventricular dysfunction and the amount of increased left ventricular dysfunction induced by exercise.


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