Exercise Stress Test
An exercise stress test is used to determine how well your heart responds during times when it is working the hardest. During the test, you will be asked to exercise—typically on a treadmill—while you are hooked up to an electrocardiogram (EKG). This allows your doctor to monitor your heart rate. The exercise stress test...
A cardiac stress test (or cardiac diagnostic test) is a cardiological test that
measures a heart's ability to respond to external stress in a controlled clinical ...
A stress test can be used to test for heart disease. Stress tests are tests performed
by a doctor and/or trained technician to determine the amount of stress that ...
How is a Regular Treadmill Stress Test Performed? ... to the exercise laboratory
where the heart rate ...
The stress test
(or exercise test
) is one of the most common screening tests
used to diagnose the presence of, and the extent of, coronary artery disease. Here is a quick description of the stress test
- how it is done, what it is used for, and what the risks might be. More »
A nuclear stress test measures blood flow to your heart at rest and while your
heart is working harder as a result of exertion or medication. The test provides ...
(continued). Why do people need stress tests? Doctors use exercise stress tests
to find out: • If you have an irregular heartbeat. • If your symptoms (such as chest ...
Dec 14, 2011 ... Stress testing provides information about how your heart works during physical
stress. Some heart problems are easier to diagnose when your ...
An exercise stress test is used to measure the effect of exercise on your heart. ...
ECG changes suggest that your heart muscle is not getting enough oxygen.
Stress Test is used to determine how heart responds to stress and heart disease