Monitoring Systems, Physiologic, Stress Exercise
Definition : Monitoring systems designed to evaluate the physiologic response of a person to physical stress, typically while the individual is performing exercise on a treadmill, bicycle ergometer, or other equipment. These systems are used mostly to diagnose coronary artery diseases, to differentiate between cardiac and pulmonary diseases, and to diagnose and/or monitor the course of pulmonary and vascular diseases.
Entry Terms : "Physiologic Monitoring Systems, Stress Exercise" , "Telemetry Units, Physiologic, Stress Exercise" , "Stress Testing Units"
UMDC code : 12649