Znaczenie oceny wydolności krążeniowo-oddechowej w praktyce klinicznej: stanowisko naukowe AHA

Robert Ross i wsp. Importance of Assessing Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Clinical Practice: A Case for Fitness as a Clinical Vital Sign: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2016 online (dostępny pełen tekst)

Mounting evidence has firmly established that low levels of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) are associated with a high risk of cardiovascular disease, all-cause mortality, and mortality rates attributable to various cancers. A growing body of epidemiological and clinical evidence demonstrates not only that CRF is a potentially stronger predictor of mortality than established risk factors …

Circulation, 21 listopada 2016