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Patient with NSTEMI and CABG

Professor Matthias Wilhelm, Cardiopulmonary Exercise (CPX) Testing Quiz Section Editor

Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology


The case

  • EF 60%
  • dyspnoea NYHA II and loss of performance
  • male patient, age 61
  • weight: 99 kg; size: 182cm
  • BMI: 29.89; Body surface: 2.20 m2

Test findings

Spirometry

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ECG Derivation

ECG extremities derivation (left) / ECG chest wall derivation (right)

 

9 Panel Plot of the Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test 

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