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The Chronotropic Index

Specialty:

Allergy, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Emergency Medicine, Family, General Practice, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Medical Genetics, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Plastic Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Other

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The chronotropic relates a patient's reserves of heart rate to metabolic capacity during exercise testing. It is calculated based on patient-specific parameters. It is independent of a patient's fitness level and the exercise testing method used.

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