Comparative Measurements of VO2max and PWC170 in Schoolchildren

  • I.-W. Franz
  • D. Wiewel
  • H. Mellerowicz
Conference paper


The determination of maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max) is generally accepted as a global index of aerobic work capacity and cardiorespiratory fitness. However, this procedure requires expensive apparatus.


Work Load Comparative Measurement Cardiorespiratory Fitness Respiratory Exchange Ratio Physical Work Capacity 
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  • I.-W. Franz
  • D. Wiewel
  • H. Mellerowicz

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