OBLA Exercise Stress Testing in Health and Disease

  • J. Karlsson
  • A. Holmgren
  • D. Linnarson
  • H. Åström


During recent years there has been a marked increase in the number of published papers within the area of exercise stress testing based upon any expression for increased muscle metabolic acidosis (Fig.1). Thus, the library at the Karolinska Institute has in its computerized files a total of 37 papers published during 1982 in recognized, international medical and related journals as compared with six 5 years before (1977) and non another 5 years earlier (1972). Although the majority of the papers published in 1982 were methodological or basic physiological in nature, as many as 11 (or 30%) were related to different clinical aspects of exercise stress testing.


Blood Lactate Maximal Oxygen Uptake Blood Lactate Concentration Exercise Stress Test Lactate Release 
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  • J. Karlsson
  • A. Holmgren
  • D. Linnarson
  • H. Åström

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