Clinical exercise testing: basic principles and practice, Rome 2017

Target audience
  • Clinicians
  • Pulmonary physicians
  • Respiratory physiologists
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Trainees in the above specialities
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Educational aims

Following this course, participants will be able to:

  • Review the basic principles of exercise physiology and physical activity.
  • Identify the indications for exercise testing.
  • Explain the rationale, the physiological effects and how to assess and perform exercise training.
  • Apply different protocols for assessing exercise capacity and interpret their results.
  • Understand the physiological significance of cardiopulmonary response profiles in the context of exercise protocols.
  • Become familiar with the equipment involved in exercise testing.
  • Describe and interpret the different exercise variables and indices.
  • Describe methods for assessing physical activity.
  • Optimise quality control and assurance of exercise testing.
  • Evaluate the effects of therapeutic interventions.
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides PDF journal article, handout or slides PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Introduction: why CPET?
P. Palange (Rome, Italy)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Exercise physiology: the metabolic response to incremental exercise
S. Ward (Crickhowell, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Exercise physiology: the ventilatory response to incremental exercise
S. Ward (Crickhowell, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Exercise physiology: the cardiovascular response to incremental exercise
A. Neder (Kingston, Canada)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Equipment and methodology
R. Casaburi (Los Angeles, United States of America)
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 [+]  Slide presentation Panel discussion
R. Casaburi (Los Angeles, United States of America), A. Neder (Kingston, Canada), P. Laveneziana (Paris, France), S. Ward (Crickhowell, United Kingdom), P. Palange (Rome, Italy)
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 [+]  Slide presentation Data presentation and reporting
A. Neder (Kingston, Canada)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Exercise physiology: the metabolic response to constant-load exercise
S. Ward (Crickhowell, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation Exercise physiology: the ventilatory response to constant-load exercise
R. Casaburi (Los Angeles, United States of America)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation 10 Exercise physiology: the cardiovascular response to constant-load exercise
A. Neder (Kingston, Canada)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Slide presentation 11 Field testing and methods for assessing physical activity
S. Singh (Leicester, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  Slide presentation 12 CPET response patterns
R. Casaburi (Los Angeles, United States of America), A. Neder (Kingston, Canada), P. Laveneziana (Paris, France), S. Ward (Crickhowell, United Kingdom), P. Palange (Rome, Italy)
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