The role of an activity monitor in the objective evaluation of patients with pulmonary hypertension


Okumus G., Aslan G. K., Arseven O., Ongen G., Issever H., Kiyan E.

CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, vol.12, no.1, pp.119-125, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/crj.12495
  • Journal Name: CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.119-125
  • Keywords: activities of daily living, activity monitor, energy expenditure, physical activity level, pulmonary hypertension, quality of life, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, 6-MINUTE WALK TEST, ARTERIAL-HYPERTENSION, PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY, EXERCISE CAPACITY, LUNG-DISEASE, DIAGNOSIS
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Patients with pulmonary hypertension (PH) show no symptoms at rest, but symptoms are triggered by physical activities.