Lactate Concentrations during Exercise in Patients with Impaired Left Ventricular Function

  • S. Brune
  • G. Kohrs
  • U. Tebbe
  • H. Kreuzer
Conference paper

Abstract

Patients after myocardial infarction have different lactate kinetics compared to healthy subjects (4, 5). The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between left ventricular function and the lactate kinetics during and after exercise in a large number of patients.

Keywords

Ischemia Lactate 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    CHALMERS R.J., Johnson R.H., Al Badran R.H., Williams B.D.: Metabolic changes during Exercise Testing of Patients with Ischaemic Heart Disease. Europ. J. Appl. Physiol. 35: 261–269, 1976.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    CLAUSEN J.P.: Circulatory adjustments to dynamic exercise and effect of physical training in normal subjects and in patients with coronary artery disease. Prog. Cardiovasc. Dis. 18: 459–495, 1976.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    COYLE E.F., Martin W.H., Ehsani A.A., Hagberg J.M., Bloomfield S.A., Sinacore D.R., Holloszy J.O.: Blood lactate threshold in some welltrained ischemic heart disease patients. J. Appl. Physiol. 54: 18–23, 1983.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    MATSUMURA N., Nishijima H., Kojima S., Hashimoto F., Minami M., Yasuda H.: Determination of anaerobic threshold for assessment of functional state in patients with chronic heart failure. Circulation 68, No.2: 360–367, 1983.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    PATTERSON J.A., Naughton J., Pietras R.J., Gunnar R.M.: Treadmill exercise in assessment of the functional capacity of patients with cardiac disease. Am. J. Cardiol. 30: 757, 1972.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    WASSERMANN K., Whipp B.J.: Exercise physiology in health and disease. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 112: 219, 1975.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Brune
    • 1
  • G. Kohrs
    • 1
  • U. Tebbe
    • 1
  • H. Kreuzer
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Cardiology, Center of Internal MedicineUniversity of GöttingenGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany

Personalised recommendations