Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Cancer Patients:…………

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Cancer Patients: Should We Really
Refrain From Considering It for Preparticipation Screening?

Scharhag-Rosenberger, Friederike; Wiskemann, Joachim; Scharhag,

Oncologist, 2015, Vol. 20 Issue: Number 2 p228-228, 1p

Abstract: Cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) should continue to be
taken into consideration when screening cancer patients for
participation in exercise training programs. The benefits of CPET for
cancer patients are better examined through longitudinal rather than
cross-sectional studies.