Cardiovascular Response to Exercise / Edition 1

Cardiovascular Response to Exercise / Edition 1

by Gerald F. Fletcher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0879935596

ISBN-13: 2900879935596

Pub. Date: 01/28/1994

Publisher: Wiley

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900879935596
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Series:
American Heart Association Monograph Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
446

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Contributors
Preface
Introduction
Ch. 1Myocardial Metabolism and Exercise1
Ch. 2Ventricular Function in Experimental Animals: Response to Exercise15
Ch. 3Left Ventricular Response to Exercise31
Ch. 4Doppler Echocardiographic Assessment of Left Ventricular Systolic and Diastolic Flow During Exercise49
Ch. 5Peptide Growth Factors as Determinants of Myocardial Development and Hypertrophy59
Ch. 6Role of Hemodynamic Load in the Genesis of Cardiac Hypertrophy101
Ch. 7Effects of Chronic Tachycardia on the Myocardium111
Ch. 8Factors Contributing to the Myocardial Adaptations of Long-Term Exercise141
Ch. 9Blood Pressure Responses to Resistive, Static, and Dynamic Exercise155
Ch. 10Adaptation of Coronary Circulation to Exercise Training175
Ch. 11Blood Volume Response to Training207
Ch. 12Effects of High Altitude and Training on Oxygen Transport and Exercise Performance223
Ch. 13Exercise as a Trigger of Onset of Myocardial Infarction and Sudden Cardiac Death255
Ch. 14Sudden Cardiac Death During Exercise273
Ch. 15Relative Risk of Morning Versus Evening Exercise283
Ch. 16The Relative Risk of Myocardial Infarction During Exercise291
Ch. 17Cardiovascular Fitness Versus Cardiovascular Disease303
Ch. 18Exercise, Lipoproteins, and Cardiovascular Disease325
Ch. 19Genetics of the Response to Exercise and Training347
Ch. 20Role of Exercise Conditioning in Patients With Severe Systolic Left Ventricular Dysfunction359
Ch. 21Magnetic Resonance Methods to Assess Physiological Exercise of the Cardiovascular System377
Ch. 22Effects of Aging on the Cardiovascular Response to Exercise387
Ch. 23Exercise Echocardiography405
Ch. 24Practical Guidelines for Exercise in Patients With Normal Left Ventricular Function425
Index439

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