Exercise ECG; ECG - exercise treadmill; EKG - exercise treadmill; Stress ECG; Exercise electrocardiography; Stress test - exercise treadmill
Normally, heart rate increases in proportion to the workload. Your endurance levels should be appropriate for your age and conditioning level.
What abnormal results mean
Abnormal results may indicate:
- Lack of aerobic fitness
coronary artery disease(blockage in the arteries)
- Stress on the heart triggered by exercise
Review Date: 06/21/2010
Reviewed By: Michael A. Chen, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical School, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.